ALL PAST WILEF EVENTS

An Evening Reception with Suzanne Rich Folsom, General Counsel, U.S. Steel

Date: June 23, 2016

Time: 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.

Location: Jenner & Block, Washington, DC

WILEF DC

WILEF DC

Deborah Ben-Canaan, WILEF Board member and Partner, Major, Lindsey & Africa will be interviewing Suzanne Rich Folsom.

Jump-starting Your Career: I Wish I Knew Then What I Know Now

Date: June 22, 2016

Time: 8:00 a.m. to 10:00 a.m.

Location: Kirkland & Ellis, London, United Kingdom

WILEF London

WILEF London

Moderator:
Kathleen Harris, Co-Chair, Anti-Corruption Practice, Arnold & Porter.

Confirmed Speakers:
Kate Downey. Corporate Partner, Asset Management Group, Fried Frank, Fatema Orjela, Partner, Global Private Equity Practice, Sidley Austin, Paula Riedel, Partner, Competition and Antitrust, Kirkland & Ellis and Caroline Stroud, Global Practice Group Leader of Employment, Pensions and Benefits Group, Freshfields.

In Conversation with Martha Coakley, Former Massachusetts Attorney General and Of Counsel, Foley Hoag.

Date: June 17, 2016

Time: 8:00 a.m. to 10:00 a.m.

Location: Goodwin & Procter, Boston, MA

WILEF Boston

WILEF Boston

Margaret Cohen, our Board member and Partner at Skadden, will be interviewing Martha at the offices of Goodwin Procter.

In Conversation With Jami Wintz McKeon, Chair of Morgan, Lewis & Bockius

Date: June 1, 2016

Time: 8:00 a.m. to 10:00 a.m.

Location: Morgan, Lewis & Bockius, New York, NY

WILEF East

WILEF East

WILEF Global Chair, Betiayn Tursi, will be interviewing Jami Wintz McKeon, Chair of Morgan, Lewis & Bockius

Supercharge Your Career!—WILEF Exclusive Workshop

Date: June 1, 2016

Time: 8:00 a.m. to 10:00 a.m.

Location: The Belo Mansion, Dallas Texas

WILEF Southwest (Dallas)

WILEF Southwest (Dallas)

WILEF-endorsed coach David H. Freeman. J.D. will facilitate a workshop that will help you cultivate the all-important skill of becoming a highly effective rainmaker.

Supercharge Your Career!—WILEF Exclusive Workshop

Date: June 1, 2016

Time: 8:00 a.m. to 10:00 a.m.

Location: 1000 Louisiana Street, Houston, Texas

WILEF Houston

WILEF Southwest (Houston)

WILEF-endorsed coach David H. Freeman. J.,D. will facilitate a workshop that will help you cultivate the all-important skill of becoming a highly effective rainmaker.

Ambition: The Fuel for Your Career Engine (Why Talent Isn’t Enough)

Date: April 12, 2016

Time: 8:00 a.m. to 10:00 a.m.

Location: Skadden, Los Angeles, CA

WILEF Southern California (Los Angeles)

WILEF Southern California (Los Angeles)

Moderator:
Stacy Horth-Neubert, Counsel, Skadden and WILEF Board Member

Speakers:
Kathleen Brown, Partner, Manatt, Lisa M. Gilford, Partner, Skadden, Lily Hughes, Senior Vice President, Chief Legal Officer and Corporate Secretary, Public Storage, Margaret Morrow, President and CEO, Public Counsel and retired federal judge, U.S. District Court for the Central District of California and Louise Nelson, Senior Vice President and Assistant General Counsel, Governance and Compliance, Hilton Worldwide.

Coaching and Cocktails

Date: April 6, 2016

Time: 5:30 p.m. to 7:15 p.m.

Location: Jenner & Block, Chicago, IL

WILEF Chicago

WILEF Chicago

Moderator:
Jena M. Valdetero, Partner, Bryan Cave and WILEF Board Member

Speakers:
Jodi Glickman, Great on the Job, Alexandra Schwarzman, Associate, Kirkland & Ellis, Marla Persky, CEO and President, WOMN, LLC and Molly McGinley, Partner, K&L Gates

Becoming a Leader: Lessons from Women in the Trenches

Date: April 5, 2016

Time: 8:00 a.m. to 10:00 a.m.

Location: Skadden, Palo Alto, CA

WILEF Northern California

WILEF Northern California (formerly known as WILEF West)

Moderator:
Amy Park, Partner, Skadden and WILEF Northern California Co-Vice Chair

Speakers:
Noreen A. Krall, Vice President and Chief Litigation Counsel, Apple Inc., Catherine Lacavara, Director of IP and Litigation, Google Inc., Louise Pentland, General Counsel, PayPal, Inc. and Karyn R. Smith, General Counsel and Corporate Secretary, Twilio Inc.

WILEF’s Young Lawyers Committee presents The Art of Pitching Business: Do’s and Don’ts When Pitching for New Business.  

Date: October 27, 2015

Location: Sidley Austin, New York City

WILEF East

WILEF East

Moderator: 
Shira Nadich Levin, Partner, Co-Chair of Leasing Group, Chair of Women’s Initiatives, Cooley, Chair, WILEF Young Lawyers Committee

Confirmed Speakers: 
Annika Goldman, Legal Counsel, Spotify, Member, WILEF Young Lawyers Committee, Samantha J. Katze, Litigation Associate, Manatt, Phelps & Phillips, Member, WILEF Young Lawyers Committee, Laurin Blumenthal  Kleiman, Partner, Global Co-Leader of the Investment Funds, Advisors & Derivatives, Sidley Austin, Member, WILEF Global Advisory Board, Jackie A. Lu, Litigation Associate, Sidley Austin, Member, WILEF Young Lawyers Committee, Hazel-Ann F. Mayers, Executive Vice President and General Counsel, Simon & Schuster, Inc, and Member, WILEF Global Advisory Board, Andrea Newborn, Executive Vice President, TravelClick Inc. and Member, WILEF Global Advisory Board, Kathleen Pakenham, Partner, Co-Chair of Tax Group, Member of Litigation Department, Cooley.