Balancing the Scales
May 11, 2017
11:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
1.00 MCLE hours, including 1.00 approved Professional Responsibility MCLE credit hours
Presented by Women and the Law
Co-sponsored by Women's Bar Association of Illinois
Loyola University of Chicago College of Law – Philip H. Corboy Law Center
Power Rogers and Smith Ceremonial Courtroom, 25 E. Pearson – 10th Floor
(map and directions)
Join us for a documentary presentation
and discussion with filmmaker and attorney, Sharon Rowen Esq.
In honor of Mother’s Day and in celebration of women attorneys everywhere, please join us for lunch and a private screening of this new documentary about the historical challenges and contributions of women in the profession of law. Featuring interviews with United States Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg, civil rights attorney Gloria Allred, and other notable lawyers. The filmmaker, Sharon Rowen, will be present to discuss the film following the viewing, with the opportunity to ask questions at the end.
Julie A. Johnson, Aronberg Goldgehn, Chicago
Sharon Rowan, Attorney at Law, Georgia
11:00 a.m. – Doors Open / Buffet Luncheon Begins
11:20 a.m. – Welcome and Introductions
11:30 a.m. – Documentary Presentation
12:45 p.m. – Filmmaker Address, Sharon Rowan, Esq.
1:15 p.m. – Q&A / Open Discussion
1:45 p.m. – Closing Remarks