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Food from the Bar Results

The 6th Annual Food from the Bar campaign was our most successful campaign yet, raising over $40,000 and 179 lbs. of food! Honorary Chair: Lynn Luker AWA Co-chairs: Ashley Liuzza & Stephanie Gamble AWA Committee Members: Meera Sossamon & Vanessa Graf A total of 36 firms participated in the Campaign. The overall winner with the highest overall contribution was

 
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2017 Law Student Awards

Published on May 12, 2017 by in Initiatives, News

As one of its initiatives in the legal community, the AWA has committed to award $500 annually to an outstanding law clinic student from each of the two local law schools, whose work has focused on issues important to the AWA. At Tulane, the $500 award is given to the most outstanding student in the Domestic

 
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May Luncheon

Map and Directions | Register Description: The AWA May luncheon will be held on May 18, 2017, noon, at Calcasieu (930 Tchoupitoulas). Speakers: Michelle Erenberg and Ellie Schilling, co-founders of Lift-Louisiana. The theme for the luncheon is “Women’s Rights are Human Rights.” Lift Louisiana educates and trains people to discover their voices and to effectively

 
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AWA Annual Dinner Meeting

Thursday January 19, 2017 – Thursday January 19, 2017 1403 Washington Avenue Map and Directions | Register Description: The AWA Annual Dinner will be held on Thursday, January 19, 2017, at Commander’s Palace. 6:00 pm – cash bar 6:30 pm – Dinner meeting begins Keynote Speaker: Caroline Fayard – Attorney/Former Candidate for U.S. Senate Wynne

 
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2016 Fall Outreach Project

As our 2016 Fall Community Outreach Project, the AWA has chosen to support the New Orleans Family Justice Center. The New Orleans Family Justice Center is a partnership of agencies dedicated to ending family violence, child abuse, sexual assault, and stalking through prevention and coordinated response by providing comprehensive client-centered, empowerment services in a single

 
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Wynne Professionalism Award Nominations due 11/23

Every year the AWA presents the Michaelle Pitard Wynne Professionalism Award to a member of the greater New Orleans legal community who exemplifies the ideals and professionalism that Magistrate Judge Wynne so capably displayed in her too short career. Written nominations for the award must be received by email to info@awanola.org no later than November

 
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AWA Annual Ethics & Professionalism CLE

Tuesday October 3, 2017 – Tuesday October 3, 2017 201 St. Charles Avenue Map and Directions | Register Description: Join the AWA for our annual Ethics & Professionalism CLE Program. You pick: One hour or both – lunch or not! October 3, 2017 11:00 a.m. -1:30 p.m. Jones Walker (201 St. Charles Ave., 52nd Floor)

 
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Food from the Bar Raffle

Food from the Bar Raffle – Benefitting the 2016 Food from the Bar Campaign! Raffle tickets: $10/each Drawing: 7/29/16, 1 pm Ticket sales end: 7/29/16, Noon Click here to buy tickets. FOOD FROM THE BAR RAFFLE PRIZES (Check back soon for more prizes!) * Audubon Park Golf Course – Round of Golf for 4, including

 
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2016 Food from the Bar Campaign and Kick Off Party

The Association for Women Attorneys is hosting the 5th Annual New Orleans Food from the Bar Campaign. In 2015, we raised nearly $31,000 to support Second Harvest during the challenging summer months, and we hope to raise even more this year. This campaign is part of a food drive by legal communities across the country, in which

 
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2016 Law Student Awards

Published on May 19, 2016 by in Initiatives, News

As one of its initiatives in the legal community, the AWA has committed to award $500 annually to an outstanding law clinic student from each of the two local law schools, whose work has focused on issues important to the AWA. At Tulane, the $500 award is given to the most outstanding student in the

 
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