The Women in the Profession Committee of the New Orleans Bar Association is hosting the Inaugural Barristers for Brunch program to honor the first 100 women attorneys in the New Orleans legal community on Thursday, March 20, 2014 at the Sheraton Hotel’s Gallery Ballroom, 500 Canal Street, New Orleans. The program will begin at 11 am. Individual tickets may be purchased for $60. Tables of 10 are $600.
This will be the first local event to honor the first 100 women lawyers in the New Orleans legal community. We anticipate a high level of participation at this inaugural event and we want you to be a part of this celebration.
Sponsored by the New Orleans Bar Association.
Hosted by Association for Women Attorneys, Louis A. Martinet Society, Louisiana Association of Black Women Attorneys, Loyola's Association of Women Law Students, Tulane Law Women's Association, and Tulane Law Women's Student Group.
Date: Thursday, March 20, 2014
Time: 11 am
Location: Sheraton Hotel, Armstrong Ballroom, 1st Floor, 500 Canal Street, New Orleans
Registration: Individual Tickets - $60; Firm Tables - $600
Contact NOBA at (504) 525-7453 or email CC Kahr for information or to register.
Cancellations must be received in writing one week prior to the program in order to receive a refund less an administrative fee.
Ruby Sponsorship ($1000)
Darleen M. Jacobs
Sapphire Sponsorship ($500)
W. Paul Andersson
Porteous, Hainkel & Johnson, LLP
O’Bryon & Schnabel PLC
Dorothy L. Tarver, Taggart Morton, LLC
Alliance Overnight Document Sources ($100)
The Women in the Profession Committee hosted a series of round table discussions that will provide insight and skills on women, work, and leadership. Each program was led by a moderator and focused on a specific topic ranging from negotiation to team dynamics.
A review of the major issues involving the trafficking of persons including:
Jordan Ginsberg, Assistant U.S. Attorney, U.S. Attorney's Office, Eastern District of Louisiana
Women Business Leaders - Surviving and Thriving in Shark Infested Waters by Duane Morris Initiative
Great articles worth checking out and sharing:
Topic: Practical Tips and Considerations for Achieving Work-Life Balance
Speakers: Carmelite M. Bertaut, Stone Pigman (moderator); Judy Perry Martinez, Northrup Grumman; Mary K. Peyton, Blue Williams; Mary Bubbett Jackson, J. Forester Jackson, LLC