Thank you to all of our members who participated in the AWA Food Drive at the end of 2011. The AWA donated 84 pounds of food – equating to 70 meals. Stay tuned for an exciting project for Second Harvest coming up in the next few months!
Our next luncheon will be held on March 15, 2012, at noon.** The luncheon will be at Roux House – professional private dining room at Walk-On’s Bistreaux & Bar, 1009 Poydras St. *Please use the entrance on South Rampart Street side door labeled “Roux House.” We are excited to have newly elected judge Bernadette D’Souza
As one of our 2012 Community Service initiatives, the AWA Board has chosen to support the students of KIPP Central City Primary. KIPP mission is “to build the academic, social, emotional, and spiritual foundations that our students will need to pursue higher education, create their best selves, and transform their world.” KIPP is in need
Registration only $50 if you register by 2/10/12. $75 thereafter. Join the LSBA, the Louisiana Supreme Court, and a host of local and specialty bar associations across the state for a full day of workshops and discussions to fulfill your professionalism requirement for the year. During the conclave, highly credentialed speakers will provoke discussions regarding
AWA members are invited to attend to attend a panel discussion focused on diversity issues in the justice system that will be held on Saturday, February 4, in conjunction with the ABA Midyear Meeting. The event is free and open to the public. Perceptions of Justice: A Dialogue on Color, Ethnicity and the Courts Saturday,
Hot Topics in Diversity Law CLE February 2, 2012 Tulane Law School: Lavin-Bernick Center, 201-Race Conference Room, 20 Mcalister Drive 4:15 p.m. – 5:45 p.m. Featuring Jennifer Adams on behalf of the AWA presenting the topic: The perception of women lawyers and what young women can do to defeat the negative stereotypes Other speakers: James
The AWA is co-sponsoring a networking reception following the “Visible Invisibility: Breaking Down Barriers to Women’s Leadership program at the ABA midyear meeting. The reception will be held at the Hilton, St. Charles Ave. starting at 6 p.m. The theme of the reception is “Marketing and Developing Business: The Corporate Counsel Perspective” Please click here for
You can download a copy of the 2013 Membership Application here. Please fill out the application and mail it to the address at the bottom of the application, along with your dues check: 2013 Membership Application