Inaugural Annual Conference, Project for Attorney Retention - Positioning Law Firms for Long-Term Success: New Strategies for Advancing Women Lawyers
May 15, 2008
The Project for Attorney Retention (“PAR”) will be holding its first annual conference, “Positioning Law Firms for Long-Term Success: New Strategies for Advancing Women Lawyers,” on May 15 at the George Washington University in Washington, D.C. PAR, an initiative of The Center for WorkLife Life at the University of California Hastings College of Law, focuses on stemming unwanted attrition among lawyers by promoting work/life balance initiatives and the advancement of women in the legal profession.
Hinton Lucas of DuPont is among the in-house counsel who will be discussing “the Client’s Perspective on Women Lawyers in Law Firms.” Monica Parham will be leading a table discussion during an afternoon roundtable session focusing on law firm “best practices” regarding the recruitment, retention and promotion of women.
Crowell & Moring is a Founding Firm member of PAR, and Andy Marks is a member of PAR’s Advisory Committee.
Monica Parham and Jennifer Waters are attending the event.
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