Diversity at the Partnership Level … A Long Journey

You don’t have to look far to see that partnership ranks still are glaringly non-diverse.  Even firms that make significant efforts to recruit minorities and women face scrutiny when their partnership classes remain prominently white and male.  A latest example is highlighted here, although it is unreasonable to single out any one firm for such more…

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WOMN Video: Networking, Mentoring, Asking for Business

Debbie Epstein Henry, DEH, speaks with Marla Persky, founder of WOMN LLC, about what makes a successful woman tick.   New York, November, 2017 On the Importance of Networking:   Mentoring, Coaching and Sponsorship:   Asking for Business:

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Twelfth Annual Edith I. Spivack Symposium sponsored by the NYSBA

Please join me on January 25th at the New York Hilton Midtown for a day of learning and networking with a focus on increasing opportunities for attorneys in Startup, Financial Services and Tech Companies presented by the NYSBA Committee on Women in the Law. I will be on a panel addressing, “The Nuts and Bolts more…

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Chicago Law Bulletin Profiles WOMN

The Chicago Daily Law Bulletin features WOMN principals Marla Persky and Debra Holzman in an article this week by staff writer Roy Strom, headlined “GC career tips from a woman who’s done it.” We can’t link to it — the Bulletin online is for subscribers only — but we can quote from it: Not every more…