The newsletter of the ISBA’s Standing Committee on Women and the Law
February 2014, vol. 19, no. 4
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In This Issue…
- A view from the Chair
A message from Committee Chair Mary Petruchius.
- Why celebrate women in the profession?
On January 30, 2014, most ISBA members received a “Save the Date” via e-mail for the Celebrating Women in the Profession Luncheon scheduled for March 13, 2014 at the Union League Club.…
- Rebels at the Bar, by Jill Norgren
Committee member Cindy Galway Buys reviews this thought-provoking book.
- Spotlight on Women and the Law Committee members
Learn more about members Patrice Ball-Reed, Sherry Mundorff and Letitia Spunar Sheats.
- I Am Malala by Malala Yousafzai with Christina Lamb
Committee member Sandra Blake reviews this recent release.
Balancing the Scales
May 11 - Chicago
Transgender Students: Law and Practice
May 24 - Chicago
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