• Online registrations are no longer being accepted. Please contact Cheryl Moore, 715-3260, if you are interested in registering.
What is the Cost?
• Law students - $25.00
• Attorneys - Unemployed - $35.00
• All other Attorneys - $50.00
The cost of this program is subsidized by the NH Bar Association.
Lauren Rikleen - Our Speaker
Lauren Rikleen is a nationally recognized expert on developing a thriving, diverse workforce. A former equity partner at the law firm of Bowditch & Dewey, LLP, she launched the Rikleen Institute for Strategic Leadership to help businesses and other organizations create a culture where their professionals can advance and flourish. She is also the Executive-in-Residence at Boston College’s Center for Work & Family in the Carroll School of Management.
Rikleen has a significant background in bar leadership. A member of the ABA Board of Governors from August 2008 through 2011, she served from 2005 to 2008 as one of 12 members of the ABA’s Commission on Women in the Profession, whose mission is to secure full and equal participation of women in the legal profession and the justice system. Her current ABA roles include serving as a member of the newly-created Presidential Task force on Gender Equity; incoming secretary of the Individual Rights & Responsibility Section; member of the Commissionon Sexual Orientation and Gender Identity; and a member of the Law Student Advisory Council.
As the former president of the Boston Bar Association, Rikleen established the Task-Force on Professional Challenges and Family Needs which produced ‘Facing the Grail - Confronting the Costs of Work/Family Imbalance.”
More on Lauren Rikleen’s publications and commentary.
Rikleen’s first book Ending the Gauntlet: Removing Barriers to Women’s Success in the Law, provides valuable insights into all aspects of today’s law firms and the institutional impediments and advancement of women in the legal profession. Her second book, Success Strategies for Women Lawyers, looks at what’s needed to address the ongoing challenge of advancing women in the legal profession.She is currently writing a book about millennials in the workplace. For more information about her work, please go to Rikleeninstitute.com.
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