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Rebels at the Bar, The Fascinating, Forgotten Stories of America's First Women Lawyers
Thursday, November 7, 2013
6:00pm - 8:00pm
There is no charge for this program.
42 West 44th Street
New York, NY 10036

 

The percentage of lawyers who are women is now up to 31%. Women have made up half of the students in law school for years. Learn about the pioneers who blazed the trail into the legal profession for women. Wine and cheese reception at 6:00; talk at 6:30.

Moderator: DEMETRA PAPPAS, JD, MSc, PhD

Speaker: JILL NORGREN, Author Rebels at the Bar, The Fascinating, Forgotten Stories of America's First Women Lawyers; Professor emerita, John Jay College and the University Graduate Center, The City University of New York

Special Guest Speaker: HON. BETTY WEINBERG ELLERIN, Retired Justice, Appellate Division, First Department; Senior Counsel, Alston & Bird, LLP

Sponsored by: Committee on Books at the Bar, Thomas M. Ross, Chair

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