TCWLA Is Accepting Applications for the 2016-2017 Mentoring Program

The Travis County Women’s Lawyers Association is seeking mentors for its mentoring program. The program matches experienced mentors with mentees in the first five years of practice, according to her background and legal interests. The program begins in August 2016 … Continue reading

TCWLA’s Pathfinders Luncheon Set for January 20

The Travis County Women’s Lawyers Association will host its Pathfinders’ Luncheon at UT’s Etter-Harbin Alumni Center on Wednesday, January 20, from 12:00-1:00 pm.  Check-in begins at 11:30. The annual event honors “trailblazing women whose achievements in the legal profession serve as an inspiration to the … Continue reading

Austin Attorney Named Chair of Women’s Leadership Initiative of Urban Land Institute Austin

Carey Gunn Venditti, a shareholder in the Austin office of Greenberg Traurig, LLP, has been named the 2015-2016 chair of the inaugural Women’s Leadership Initiative (WLI) Council for ULI Austin, a local District Council of the Urban Land Institute (ULI). … Continue reading

TCWLA Is Looking for Participants in Its Mentoring Program

The Travis County Womens Lawyers’ Association (TCWLA) is now accepting applications for the 2015-2016 Mentoring Program. The program matches experienced Mentors with Mentees in the first five years of practice according to her background and legal interests. The Mentors and … Continue reading

Why Everything You’Ve Heard About Women and Negotiation Might Be Wrong

(Editor’s Note: Fascinating article released by the University of Florida yesterday) University of Florida student Samantha Miller was listening to a lecture on a commonly held trope about negotiation — that women are bad at it — but the conventional … Continue reading

Austin Young Lawyers Association Sponsors Women’s Resource Fair To Be Held Saturday

The Austin Young Lawyers Association is sponsoring its eighth annual Women’s Resource Fair on Saturday, March 28, at the Schmidt-Jones Family Life Center, 1300 Lavaca St., from 9 a.m. – 3 p.m. The Resource Fair provides numerous free services to … Continue reading

Travis County Women Lawyers Seek Nominations for Annual Awards

The Travis County Women Lawyers will soon select their 2015 attorney award winners. Winners are recognized at a well-attended luncheon luncheon at the Four Seasons in late April. The award categories are: Public Interest Contribution to Minority Community Advancement of … Continue reading

TCWLA to Honor Trailblazers in the Legal Profession on January 21

The Travis County Women Lawyer’s Association will host its Pathfinders’ Luncheon at UT’s Etter-Harbin Alumni Center on January 21 from 12:00-1:00 pm. Check-in for the annual event, which honors women whose achievements as trailblazers in the legal profession serve as an inspiration, … Continue reading

TCWLA to Honor Trailblazers in the Legal Profession on January 21

The Travis County Women Lawyer’s Association will host its Pathfinders’ Luncheon at UT’s Etter-Harbin Alumni Center on January 21 from 12:00-1:00 pm. Check-in for the annual event, which honors women whose achievements as trailblazers in the legal profession serve as an inspiration, … Continue reading