Leaning Into Leadership: Perspectives from Women General Counsels

Wednesday, May 15, 2013

Event Description: Join five dynamic female general counsels as they share their journey to leadership. With a national robust discussion on the absence of women in positions of power, we hope to inspire our attendees to pursue leadership positions in law firms, corporations, non-profit organizations, and the profession as a whole. Our panelists understand and have overcome the obstacles that often present barriers for advancement, and will share their best practices for women to successfully navigate these obstacles while moving up the ladder. Please join us for a candid and straightforward discussion with powerful women general counsels from the corporate and nonprofit sector. Any lawyer who is interested in an in-house career is welcome.

Moderator: ZAKIYYAH SALIM-WILLIAMS, Gibson Dunn & Crutcher

Speakers: LAUREN GOLDBERG, Revlon; SANDRA LEUNG, Bristol Myers Squibb; ELIZABETH MOORE, Con Edison; PIETRINA SCARAGLINO, Institute of International Education; ANDRA SHAPIRO, MTV Networks

Sponsored by: Committee on Women in the Profession, Angela Rella, Chair