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Symposium on Women Lawyers in The Courtroom
Date: 04/12/2018
Time: 12:30 PM - 5:15 PM
Location: Everett McKinley Dirksen United States Courthouse, Courtroom 2525, 219 South Dearborn, Chicago, IL 60604
MCLE Credit: 3.75 IL PR-MCLE Credit (subject to approval)
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Strategies and best practices to empower women lawyers as lead counsel and trial counsel in litigation. Topics:
  • The Studies
  • In-House Counsel
  • The Next Generation of Women Trial Lawyers: Tips and strategies to gain trial experience in order to become lead trial counsel
  • Managing Partners: Best practices to increase the number of women in the courtroom.
  • A View from the Bench

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