Join the Washington Bar Association (WBA) on Thursday, February 9th from 5:30-7:00pm at Howard University School of Law, Pauline Murray Conference Room (2900 Van Ness Street, NW), for Changing Realities for Women in the Law: Strategies for Navigating the Post-Recession Legal Field.
Women law students are poised to enter a field roiled by an economic downturn which has further complicated attempts to remove the structural barriers to the advancement and retention of women. While the challenges are many, the professional opportunities and rewards that a career in the law can provide to women are still great. This program is designed to provide women with the practical information they need to navigate the latest challenges as well as the persistent obstacles. Program attendees will learn about: