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Workshop III: Rainmaking
Women of Color Workshop Series

Thursday, June 9, 2011 6:30 PM-8:30 PM; Reception 6 PM

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Business development is a key part of any successful legal career. The final workshop of the three-part Workshop Series will discuss some of the barriers that women of color face as they try to become rainmakers, and methods for overcoming them. The panelists will describe some tricks of the trade that made them successful, as well as pitfalls to avoid.

Moderator:
RASHIDA LA LANDE, Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher LLP

Speakers:
ALICIA J. BATTS, Litigation & Dispute Resolution Department, Proskauer Rose LLP; VIOLETA BERMUDEZ-PARDO, PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP; TERESA WYNN ROSEBOROUGH, Deputy General Counsel, MetLife Legal Affairs; DEBRA WONG YANG, Co-Chair of the Crisis, Management Practice Group and White Collar Defense and Investigations Practice Group, Gibson Dunn & Crutcher LLP

Sponsored by:
Committee on Women in the Profession, Angela T. Rella, Chair; Committee on Minorities in the Profession, Lorraine McGowen, Chair

In order to celebrate the successful completion of the Women of Color Workshop Series, we will be serving refreshments and light hors d’oeuvres. Workshops are free, but pre-registration is required, as space is limited.