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Women and the Legal Profession: A Contemporary Dialectic

April 4, 2014 10:00am-1:00pm

Hosted by The Women’s Law Student Association (WLSA)

Women's Symposium
This Dialectic features accomplished women professionals in the legal field in order to recount the historical hurdles women have faced, to celebrate how far women have come in the legal profession, and to make visible the varying degrees of invisible strictures women still face in practice today.

KEYNOTE SPEAKER: Honorable Justice Judith L. Haller of the California Court of Appeals, Fourth District, Division One.


10:00 Introduction

10:05 Speaker: Beth Lynn Lewis

10:35 Firm Partners, Sole Practitioners, and In-House Counsels

  • Taylor Dudley, Child Health and Advocacy Clinic (Public Interest Law)
  • Felicia Meyers, Partner, Meyer, Olson, Lowy & Meyers, LLP (Family Law)
  • Weni Gieseking, Senior Counsel, Hyndai Capital America (In-House Counsel)

11:50 Honorable Justice Judith L. Haller, California Court of Appeals, 4th District, Division 1

12:50 Closing Remarks: Professor Patricia Leary

Lunch is provided, and 2.5 MCLE credits are available.

Location: Building 3, Room 1

Info/Contact: Women's Law Student Association, .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)