Date: June 27, 2012

WILEF Chicago

WILEF Chicago

Program: Jumpstarting Your Career Engine: I Wish I Knew Then What I Know Now

Moderator:
Theresa Jaffe, Principal, Theresa Jaffe Consulting and Co-Chair, WILEF Chicago
Confirmed Speakers:
Cathy A. Birkeland, Partner and Deputy Office Managing Partner, Latham & Watkins LLP
Maja C. Eaton, Partner and Firmwide Co-Chair of the Committee for the Retention and Promotion
Of Women, Sidley Austin LLP
Rena Hozore Reiss, General Counsel and Secretary, Hyatt Hotels Corporation
Natalie J. Spears, Partner, SNR Denton

Date: Wednesday, June 27, 2012
Venue:
Latham & Watkins LLP
Conference Center
Willis Tower
233 South Waker Drive, 34th Floor
Chicago, IL 60654
Breakfast and Networking: 8:00am – 8:30am
Program: 8:30- 10:00am

Program Description
Our panel of seasoned and accomplished women will provide the high octane insights you need to fuel your legal career engine.  Experience is the best teacher. This is your opportunity to learn from women who have made important decisions and choices in their lives that have influenced where they are today and the path they took to get there.  Our panelists will share their views and advice on critical career planning issues including:  Assessing Rewards & Risks of Assignments; Building and Leveraging Your Network; Cultivating Sponsors; Establishing Your Personal Brand; Developing Yourself as a Leader; Serving the Profession and Community; Developing Client Relationships and much more!!  Don’t miss this memorable, motivating and information-packed program!