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NAWL Co-Sponsorship

9/15/2017 8:00:00 AM 0.0000

The Women’s Bar Association of Marlyand is pleased to be a partnering organization of the National Association of Women Lawyers’ 2017 Meeting the Challenge Boston Conference on Friday, September 15, 2017 at the Hyatt Regency Hotel in Boston, Massachusetts We have arranged a special 10% discount for our members. Click here to register online and use the code MTCWBAMD2017 to get the discount.

Meeting the Challenge is a unique forum for law firms, corporations, government, nonprofits, and other stakeholders to share best practices, learn from thought-leaders, and forge meaningful and lasting connections necessary to meet NAWL's One-Third By 2020 Challenge. Issued in March 2016, the 2020 Challenge urges the legal profession to increase the representation of women, particularly diverse women, in every branch of the legal profession. Programming will focus on what institutions can do to increase the number of women in leadership roles, as well as sessions focused on overcoming unconscious bias and strategies for individuals to advance and flourish in their existing environments. NAWL will also unveil its 2017 Survey on the Promotion and Retention of Women in Law Firms administered by Professor Destiny Peery, Northwestern University Pritzker School of Law. Registration is open to NAWL members and non-members. Scholarships are available for attorneys who wish to attend, but may not be able to do so due to cost considerations. For additional information about NAWL and the 2017 Meeting the Challenge Boston Conference, click here.

WBA of the District of Columbia Co-Sponsorship

9/18/2017 5:00:00 PM 0.0000

The Women’s Bar Association of the District of Columbia invites you to attend: Pathways to the Bench: The Federal Court System on Monday, September 18, 2017 at American University Washington College of Law. Program will commence at 5:00 p.m. with a networking reception to follow. RSVP by 9/13/2017 for earlier bird rates. WBA-MD members will receive a discounted rate. Click here for flyer with additional information. For additional information, and to register, click here.

NAWL Co-Sponsorship

11/9/2017 8:00:00 AM 0.0000

The Women’s Bar Association of Maryland is pleased to be a partnering organization of NAWL’s Thirteenth General Counsel Institute on Thursday and Friday, November 9-10 at the InterContinental Barclay Hotel in New York City. We have arranged a special 10% discount for our members. Click here to register online and use the code GCI13WBAM to get the discount.

Successful people are open to new challenges. In order to be poised to say yes to new opportunities, we must be confident in our abilities, trust that our prior work has prepared us for the next step, and be willing to take on the accompanying risk of a new challenge. Whether you already have mastered your current challenges or want to position yourself to push for more, the National Association of Women Lawyers’ Thirteenth General Counsel Institute offers you the tools you need to take advantage of the power of preparation and to have the courage to say yes. At GCI 13, you will be asked to challenge yourself and consider what you need to do to feel prepared, powerful, and courageous. Through inspiring stories, substantive legal workshops, and GCI’s unique open exchange of ideas, GCI 13 will help you gain leadership skills, business acumen, and the power to say yes. WHO SHOULD ATTEND? Senior corporate counsel of public, private, large and small companies, non-profits, government, and educational institutions. Registration is limited to in-house counsel and select law firm sponsor representatives. Scholarships are available for in-house attorneys who wish to attend, but may not be able to do so due to cost considerations. For additional information, click here.


CHAPTERS

Baltimore Carroll Chapter

8/23/2017 5:30:00 PM 0.0000

The BCCWBA will host their 2017 Annual Meeting "Best Practices: A View from the Bench" on Wednesday, August 23, 2017 from 5:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. at the Woodholme Country Club. RSVP by August 15, 2017. Click here for flyer with additional information.

Harford County

9/8/2017 5:00:00 PM 0.0000

The Harford County Chapter of the WBA will have a Kick-off Pool Party on September 8, 2017 from 5:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. (Evite will be sent to members, if not received members should email sarah.m.gable@gmail.com).

Harford County

9/14/2017 12:00:00 PM 0.0000

Join the Harford County Chapter of the WBA on Thursday, September 14, 2017 for an Open Meeting at The Tower Restaurant in Bel Air. RSVP to samprote@gmail.com by September 12th so we know how many plan to attend.

Anne Arundel County

10/4/2017 5:30:00 PM 0.0000

Join the Anne Arundel County Chapter of the WBA for their Dress Up for Casa Sip, Shop & Support on Wednesday, October 4, 2017 from 5:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. at 1 Southgate Avenue, Annapolis, MD. Tickets are $25/person. All proceeds to benefit Anne Arundel County CASA, Inc. Click here for flyer with additional information.


EVENTS HONORING OUR MEMBERS

The Honorable Joann Ellinghaus-Jones

8/25/2017 7:00:00 PM 0.0000

Come Celebrate Judge Joann Ellinghaus-Jones' Retirement from the District Court for Carroll County on August 25, 2017 at 7:00 p.m. at the Antrim located at 30 Trevanion Road Taneytown, MD. Cost is $85/person. Limited Tickets will be sold. RSVP by August 1, 2017 to Lisa Hecker, 3532 Oxwed Ct, WEstminster, MD 21157 with checks made payable to: Judge Jones' Retirement Fund. Click here for flyer with additional information.


OTHER EVENTS

ABA

9/13/2017 8:30:00 AM 0.0000

You are invited to attend the Fall 2017 ABA Women Rainmakers Program on Wednesday, September 13, 2017 at 8:15am. The program is free to all attendees, ABA and non-ABA members alike. Click here for flyer with additional information.

Baltimore and Howard County Bar Associations

9/14/2017 4:00:00 PM 0.0000

Legends of the Boardroom, Networking & Educational Program scheduled for September 14, 2017 from 4:00 to 8:30 pm, at the Hyatt Regency. Please note that the reduced pricing for this program extends to members of any local bar association. Click here for flyer with additional information.

Women's Law Center

11/1/2017 6:00:00 PM 0.0000

The Women’s Law Center’s Annual Meeting and Awards Ceremony is on November 1, 2017 with a cocktail reception at 6:00 p.m. Click here for flyer with additional information.


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