The mission of the Women in the Law Committee is to provide a forum for female lawyers to work together to develop and advance their careers and to promote the status of women involved in defending the interests of business and individuals in civil litigation.
The Women in the Law Committee's focus is on the following goals:
*providing opportunities to develop and strengthen personal and professional relationships to facilitate business growth and development;
*assisting in the career advancement of female attorneys through education, training and mentoring;
*retaining and promoting female DRI members by offering a forum for leadership and professional development that will be the foundation forfurther involvement in DRI generally;
*attracting new members to DRI by providing an inclusive environment;
*partnering with other DRI committees and task forces to strengthen the programming, education and development of all members of DRI;
*furthering DRI's commitment to diversity.
We hope the 6,029 DRI female members will become active participants in the Committee's presentations, publications, activities and mentoring.