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A Conversation With Inspiring Women from the Federal Bench

A Conversation with Inspiring Women from the Federal Bench
Thursday, April 25, 2024 | Reception 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm | Program 7:00 pm -  8:00 pm

Format: In-Person

Program Fee:
Free for Members of Sponsoring Organizations | $35 Non-Members | $15 Law Student Non-Members
Members of Co-Sponsoring Organizations please click here to register.


Description:
Hear from an illustrious panel of women in the Federal Judiciary as they share their paths to the Federal Bench, particularly their paths as women. The program is designed to inform lawyers and in particular women lawyers and law student who may be interested in becoming judges or who are simply interested in how these inspiring women achieved their positions in Federal Court. Join us at the pre-program reception and have an opportunity to meet and network with the panel. 

Welcome:
Susan J. Kohlmann, President, New York City Bar Association

Speakers:
Hon. Ann Donnelly, United States District Judge, Eastern District of New York
Hon. Marcia Henry, United States Magistrate Judge, Eastern District of New York
Hon. Kiyo Matsumoto, United States District Judge, Eastern District of New York
Hon. Ona T. Wang, United States Magistrate Judge, Southern District of New York

Moderator: 
Fran Hoffinger, Chair, City Bar Council on Judicial Administration

Sponsoring Organizations:
New York City Bar Association
New York Women's Bar Association
Network of Bar Leaders

Sponsoring Committees:
New York City Bar, Council on Judicial Administration, Fran Hoffinger, Chair 
New York City Bar, Federal Courts, Richard Hong, Chair
New York Women's Bar Association's Criminal Law Committee, Kristin Bailey, Katherine Bajuk and Lindsey Laveaux, Co-Chairs
New York Women's Bar Association's Federal Practice Committee, Vivian Rivera-Drohan and Elyssa Kates, Co-Chairs

Thank you to our Reception Sponsors:
Berke-Weiss Law PLLC
Clayman Rosenberg Kirshner & Linder, LLP
Drohan Lee LLP
Elliott Kwok Levine & Jaroslaw LLP
The Hoffinger Firm, PLLC
Morrison Cohen LLP


Where
New York City Bar Association 42 West 44th Street New York, NY 10036

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