Rikleen Institute LLC

Panel Moderator at "Gender Equality & Diversity: Propelling the Next Generation of Law Firm Leaders" ARK Group Event

Date: 
April 16, 2009
City: 
New York
Organization: 
ARK USA

The 2009 WomenLegal Conference was focused on the theme of advancing the increasingly important dialogue on gender diversity in the American legal profession.

Lauren Stiller Rikleen moderated the panel discussion on "Gender Equality & Diversity: Propelling the Next Generation of Law Firm Leaders" structured for attendees to learn why the next generation of women lawyers and leaders will have the leverage to create a workplace with multiple paths to success and where long-standing barriers are eliminated.

Panelists included Kim Koopersmith, Managing Partner, Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP; Cathy Fleming, Partner, Nixon Peabody LLP; and Paulette Brown, Partner, Chief Diversity Officer, Edwards Angell Palmer & Dodge LLP.