The Women's Alliance is a resource affinity group for women lawyers at Proskauer. The Women's Alliance:
hosts social and professional development events designed to build and strengthen relationships among lawyers within the firm;
increases the visibility of women lawyers to firm leaders;
encourages leadership opportunities for women lawyers;
fosters business development opportunities for women lawyers; and
provides women lawyers with tools to help them define their success.
The Women's Alliance serves as an advisory group to the firm's Diversity Steering Committee, Business Development Committee and management on issues of importance to women lawyers, including the promotion of women lawyers to equity partnership and leadership positions within the firm.
The Women's Alliance steering committee is comprised of 28 women associates, 2 senior counsel and 4 partners from across the firm's practice areas and 10 offices. The Alliance continues to grow, with the goal of serving as a valuable resource for women lawyers and management at the firm.
Events and Sponsorships:
Building Block Sessions
Dress for Success and Career Gear Clothing Drive
First Thursdays Mentoring Circles
Mastering the Art of Communication with Communications Specialist, Lane Bowes
YW Women's History Month Event: Is a Corporate or Non-Profit Board in Your Future
Corporate Counsel Women of Color
National Association of Women Lawyers
New York Women's Bar Association
Women's Bar Association Gala