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Wednesday, April 24, 2019

Effectively Advocating for Yourself

Start Date: 4/24/2019 6:00 PM EDT
End Date: 4/24/2019 8:00 PM EDT

Venue Name: WilmerHale

1875 Pennsylvania, NW
Washington, DC  United States  20006

Online registration is now closed, you can register onsite at the event.

Presented by: Diversity Committee
Co-Sponsored by: Government Attorneys Forum

Scott Bolden, Managing Partner, Reed Smith
Leila Jade Levi, Attorney-AdvisorU.S. Department of Agriculture; President, Hispanic Bar Association of DC
U.S. Magistrate Judge Gina Simms, U.S. District Court for the District of Maryland
Petal Walker, Special Counsel, WilmerHale

Liz Davis, Shareholder, Murphy & McGonigle, P.C.

Whether you work for the government or are in private practice, the ability to effectively advocate for yourself is a crucial skill in the legal workplace. The deep experience of these notable and prominent panelists covers the waterfront of the legal landscape. Panelists will discuss their respective career paths, provide perspectives on how the legal landscape has changed for women, and offer insights and advice on advocating for yourself on a variety of topics ranging from salary negotiations and work assignments to work-life balance.

Members $25
Non-Members $35
Student Members $15

After 4/22/2019
Members $30
Non-Members $40
Student Members $20

Refunds can only be processed for cancellations received more than two business days prior to the event.

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Online Registration

Registration is Closed
Closed: 4/23/2019 11:30 AM

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