2017 Women in the Law
In June, the Wisconsin Law Journal will honor outstanding achievement by the top women in the practice of law. We’re looking for those who, by achieving success, have also paved the way for success for other women in the law.
An event honoring Wisconsin’s Women in the Law will be held June 7, 2017 at the 360 Room at Discovery World in Milwaukee. Those chosen for this honor will also be featured in a special Wisconsin Law Journal publication.
Consideration will be based on the following criteria:
(Please note, a DETAILED (MORE THAN 150 WORDS) description of why the nominee should be chosen is REQUIRED. A description of less than 150 words will not be accepted.)
- Women attorneys who have achieved excellence in their respective fields and have influenced other women to pursue legal careers
- Candidates who have opened doors for women lawyers in a variety of job settings the historically were closed to women
- Those that have advanced opportunities for women within a practice area or segment of the profession
- And those who have otherwise served their profession or community in a manner that has benefited the legal profession
NOMINATION DEADLINE: April 7, 2017
2016 WOMEN IN THE LAW
The Wisconsin Law Journal honored 26 outstanding women lawyers Thursday night during the annual Women in the Law event at the Pfister in Milwaukee. Nearly 325 people were in attendance for the 13th annual event.