Continuing Legal Education

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
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.


Program Moderator:
Julie A. Johnson
, Aronberg Goldgehn, Chicago

Sharon Rowan
, Attorney at Law, Georgia


NOTE: Your registration includes access to electronic course materials that will be sent to you via email prior to the seminar. Printed course materials are not available for this program.

Balancing the Scales - Feature Documentary Trailer from Sharon Rowen on Vimeo.


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