Women's Bar Of DC To Examine Diversity Backlash

Friday, June 1, 2007 - 01:00

The Women's Bar Association of Washington, DC will continue its Breaking Common Barriers Series with a seminar titled Diversity Backlash - Why It Is Happening and How to Counter It.

The program will take place on Tuesday, June 26 from 12:30 to 1:30 p.m. at the offices of Weil, Gotshal & Manges LLP, 1300 I Street, NW, Washington, DC.

These sessions are designed to help find practical solutions to the everyday issues that women face in the practice of law. Each session is facilitated by a law firm partner who shares her experiences and insights.

The speakers at this program will be Holly E. Loiseau, Weil Gotshal, and Paulette Brown, partner at Edwards Angell Palmer & Dodge LLP and co-chair of the Women of Color Research Initiative Project of the ABA Commission on Women.

For registration information, call (202) 639-8880 or visit www.wbadc.org.