The USLAW Network Women’s Connection will be hosting a “By Women For Women Panel Discussion” on Thursday, July 23, 2020, 3:00pm – 4:00pm EDT.
Perceptions of Women in the Claims and Litigation Arena: Are We Debunking the Myths or Feeding Into the Sexism?
Is the effect of gender on the plaintiff, plaintiff’s attorney, and juror still an obstacle in today’s claims handling and litigation arena? This presentation will focus on the successful strategies of women in debunking the standard myths from receipt of the claim to the trial arena. Does gender continue to be a pervading factor or have we overcome the stereotypes?
Elizabeth McDonough Noonan: Adler Pollock & Sheehan, P.C., Providence, RI
Karen H. Chapman: Poyner Spruill LLP, Charlotte, NC
Colleen E. Hastie: Traub Lieberman, Hawthorne, NY
About the USLAW NETWORK Women’s Connection
The USLAW NETWORK Women’s Connection was launched 15 years ago as a forum for women lawyers to collaborate, develop and advance the status of women involved in the practice of law through the strengthening of personal and professional relationships. Members and their clients have created a highly successful network whose strength is in its collaboration, industry knowledge, and business development opportunities. For more information, click here.