Join members of the Women in Law Section at NYSBA's Annual Meeting on January 15 for a dynamic CLE program - Secure Your Seat at the Table: Becoming a Leader and an Indispensable Lawyer Who Champions Women - or stream it online at a later date.
Champions Brad Karp, chairman of Paul, Weiss and City of New York Corporation Counsel Zachary Carter will join New York State Supreme Court Justice Lucy Billings and Laurie Robinson Haden, senior vice president and assistant general counsel of CBS Corporation and founder and CEO of Corporate Counsel Women of Color, to provide insights on how their organizations are shaping the conversation regarding gender inequities.
Activist and Co-President of the ERA Coalition Carol Robles-Román will share with us the renewed state of the ERA movement. Lisa Friel, the former chief of the Manhattan District Attorney's Sex Crimes Unit and currently special counsel for investigations with the National Football League, will share with us the latest legal and policy developments in employment law.
Former general counsel to New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo; Mylan Denerstein, now a partner at Gibson Dunn & Crutcher LLP; will discuss women at the legislative table and recent legislation supporting women.
Finally, ethics expert Pery Krinsky, Krinsky PLLC; Patrick J. Brennan, Esq., founding partner, Furman, Kornfeld & Brennan LLP; J. David Canton, Esq., partner, Aaronson, Rappaport, Feinstein & Deutsch, LLP; Christine Champey, Esq., associate, Turken & Heath, LLP; and Rose M. J. Charles, Esq. of Sompo International Insurance will review live enactments of ethical issues ripped from recent headlines, issues that female and male attorneys may encounter while securing their seat at the table. The panel will con- sider whether lawyers' conduct may be "legal" but not ethical.
Register here: https://www.nysba.org/am2019wils/.