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MWL Seminar: Which Shoe Fits? Legal Career Transitions on October 13, 2016

  • 13 Oct 2016
  • 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
  • MWL Office (600 Nicollet Mall, Suite 390B in Minneapolis; 3rd floor of City Center, inside the HCBA office area).

The Minnesota Women Lawyers (MWL) CLE Committee is pleased to present:

Which Shoe Fits?  
Legal Career Transitions Between Corporate and Private Practice
  

Date:   Thursday, October 13th, 2016
Time: 12:00 p.m. to 1:00 p.m.
Location: MWL Office (600 Nicollet Mall, Suite 390B in Minneapolis; 3rd floor of City Center, inside the HCBA office area).

If you are a new attorney deciding on a career path or an experienced attorney, contemplating a career change, this is the seminar for you. "Legal Career Transitions" will feature a panel of women attorneys who have made successful career changes, moving either from private practice to a corporate setting OR from corporate to private practice.

MWL is pleased to welcome:   

  • Debra Altschuler, Officer at Fredrikson & Byron, P.A.
  • Olufemi Solade, Senior Counsel, eCommerce, Technology, Information & Global Services at Wells Fargo (MABL Member and Past Board Member)
  • Paula Stumne, Shareholder at Briggs and Morgan, P.A.
  • Amy Taber, Employment & Litigation Legal Counsel at Prime Therapeutics
  • Moderator Cindy Eidnes, Division Director at Beacon Hill Legal 

During this seminar, topics will include:

         -Assessing your own career goals: why consider a change?

         -The day to day reality of each legal setting: similarities and differences.  
         -Key experience and skills necessary in each setting.

         -Surprises and challenges in making a career transition.

         -Best practices for success.


The seminar is FREE for MWL members.  Attendees are welcome to bring their own lunch.  Additionally, a salad box lunch is available for $15; payment is due at registration. 

Visit Which Shoe Fits on the MWL website for complete event details and registration. 

Please contact MWL Executive Director Debra Pexa (dpexa@mwlawyers.org) with any questions.

 
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