Conversation with Paulette Brown - President-Elect of the ABA
Determined to Rise: A Conversation on Law, Leadership, and Being "The First" -- with Paulette Brown, President-Elect of the American Bar Association
October 27, 2014, 11:30 - 1:00 pm.
Location: Baker Donelson, 201 St. Charles Ave, Suite 3600
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Topic: Introduction to Centered Leadership
Moderator: Walter Leger, Jr., Leger & Shaw
Date: Thursday, September 11, 2014
Time: 12 Noon
Location: NOBA 650 Poydras Street, Suite 1505 New Orleans, LA 70130
Cost: $12 Lunch & Meeting
Cancellations must be received in writing two days prior to the program in order to receive a refund less an administrative fee. No shows will be charged.
The Supreme Court and Women's Health: Reflections from 2014 CLE
The Women in the Profession Committee & Civil Rights and Civil Liberties Committee are co-hosting a CLE on "The Supreme Court and Women's Health: Reflections from 2014" with Ellie Schilling, Marjorie Esman, and Jennifer Greene. The panelists will discuss the latest decisions coming from the Supreme Court and how they affect women.
Date: Tuesday, September 23, 2014
Time: 12 Noon
Speakers: Ellie Schilling, Schonekas Evans; Marjorie Esman, ACLU; Jennifer Greene, Herman Herman & Katz
CLE: One Hour of Continuing Legal Education
Location: New Orleans Bar Association, 650 Poydras Street, Suite 1505, New Orleans
Cost: $35 NOBA Member Discount; $45 Non Member - includes light lunch and one hour of CLE
Cancellations must be received in writing two days prior to the program to receive a refund less an administrative fee. No shows will be charged.
The Women in the Profession Committee of the New Orleans Bar Association hosted 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.
This was the first local event to honor the first 100 women lawyers in the New Orleans legal community. We are thrilled at the high level of participation at this inaugural event.
Sponsored by the New Orleans Bar Association.
Hosted by Association for Women Attorneys, Greater New Orleans Louis A. Martinet Society, Louisiana Association of Black Women Attorneys, Loyola's Association of Women Law Students, Tulane Law Women's Association, Tulane Law Women's Student Group, and Tulane University Law School.
Special Thanks to Our Patrons
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
Bradley Murchison Kelly & Shea LLC
Lugenbuhl, Wheaton, Peck, Rankin & Hubbard
Louisiana State Bar Association
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