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Selections from Women in Law Symposium (2020)


Selections from Women in Law Symposium (2020)


Credits: 3.0 G
Originally presented on December 10, 2020 as part of the Women in Law Symposium

Sessions include:
Lead Like Wonder Women! 7 Super Powers for Extraordinary Success in Law and Life 
  • Women lawyers always face unique challenges, but especially during a year consumed by an unchecked pandemic, business and school closures, and economic and political uncertainty. But we also have unprecedented opportunities to rethink how we work, live and lead. Speaker:¬†Jessica Eaves Mathews
It's All About the Shoes: Getting the Recognition You Deserve
  • Asking and telling. Self-promotion is as simple as that. And yet, women often shy away from talking about their achievements or asking for opportunities. Why? That is the question we will answer in this session as we explore how Dorothy's ruby red slippers can help us deal with the outside forces and inner voices that can get in the way of our success. Speaker:¬†Patricia Gillette
How Women Can Successfully Market Themselves: A Panel Discussion on How To Create Your Own Opportunities to Succeed
  • A panel discussion on how three New Mexico women lawyers have successfully marketed themselves. The panelists represent large and small law firms and working for state government. Learn how these women took the initiative to market their legal skills and expertise in a variety of different manners. All three panelists will share the unique benefits and opportunities their self-promotion has created for them professionally and personally. Moderator: Patricia Gillette Panelists: Allison Block-Chavez, Patricia Galindo, and Michelle Hernandez