Many Paths to Success: Career Lessons Shared

Thursday, July 20, 2017 - 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Kirkland & Ellis LLP, 655 15th Street NW, Washington, DC

Meet and mingle with fellow alumnae and current female students from the Law School. Hear panelists share insights about their career paths and valuable lessons learned along the way.


Marin Boney, '08, is an antitrust and competition partner at Kirkland & Ellis. Prior to law school, Marin was an analyst at the economic consulting firm Lexecon Inc. (now part of Compass Lexecon).

Ann Bushmiller, '82, is Senior Counsel to the Board at the National Science Foundation. She held previous roles with the Federal Communications Commission, the White House, and Sidley Austin.

Jeanne Cohn-Connor, '84, is a partner in Kirkland's Environmental Transactions Group. She also oversees Kirkland's child immigration pro bono program. Jeanne previously practiced in Portland, Maine [where she served for several years as general counsel to the Maine Low-Level Radioactive Waste Authority] and in New York City.    

Susan Davies, '91, is a litigation partner at Kirkland & Ellis and a senior lecturer in law at the Harvard Law School. She formerly worked at the White House, the U.S. Senate Judiciary Committee, the Department of Justice, and as a law clerk to Supreme Court Justice Anthony Kennedy and then-Judge Stephen Breyer on the U.S. Court of Appeals for the First Circuit.

Megan Grant, '14, is an associate in the Business Trial Practice Group at Sheppard Mullin. Her practice focuses on representing clients in complex business litigation and technical regulatory matters.


6-6:15 p.m.

Panel Discussion
6:15-7:15 p.m.

7:15 p.m.

Kindly register here by July 13 

Contact Maggie Mahoney in the Office of External Affairs. 

The Law School would like to thank Jeanne Cohn-Connor, '84 and Kirkland & Ellis LLP for hosting this event.