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Women judges claim half expenses of male counterparts

Women judges claim half  expenses of  male counterparts | Women in the Law | Scoop.it
Average claim by male judges was €11,675 and €5,880 by women over six years to 2013
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How Women Leaders Have Transformed Management

“Emergent” leadership—inclusive, collaborative, and based on
performance instead of formal titles—aligns with the skills that female executives bring to the C-suite.
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Survey shows women lawyers lag men in pay and title - Boston Business Journal

Survey shows women lawyers lag men in pay and title - Boston Business Journal | Women in the Law | Scoop.it
Above the Law Survey shows women lawyers lag men in pay and title Boston Business Journal Women lawyers made slight progress at law firms nationwide over the last year in terms of pay and promotions, according to the results of an annual survey...
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Women Attorneys: Tips to Establish Yourself As A Leader In Your Law Firm - LawMarketing.com - The Premier Resource For Information on the Business of Law

Women Attorneys: Tips to Establish Yourself As A Leader In Your Law Firm - LawMarketing.com - The Premier Resource For Information on the Business of Law | Women in the Law | Scoop.it
Women, more than men, have more challenges in developing their own voice in their law practice, especially in private practice. This results in women lawyers having a difficult time with establishing themselves as leaders in their law firm.
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New Study Reveals Women Earn Much More Than Men In Biglaw (Just Kidding!)

New Study Reveals Women Earn Much More Than Men In Biglaw (Just Kidding!) | Women in the Law | Scoop.it
Is there a gender pay gap in Biglaw? You bet. (New Study Reveals Women Earn Much More Than Men In Biglaw (Just Kidding!
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Ms. JD guides women lawyers to create their dream careers : State ...

Ms. JD guides women lawyers to create their dream careers : State ... | Women in the Law | Scoop.it
With the theme Passion Forward, the sixth annual Ms. JD Conference on Women in Law aimed to empower women attorneys to pursue their ideal careers. The.
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Retaining and Advancing Women in Professional Services

Retaining and Advancing Women in Professional Services | Women in the Law | Scoop.it
Meeting the needs of the future workplace One-day Connected Forum, 31 January 2014, The Sebel Surry Hills, Sydney
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ABA Report: GCs Have The Clout To Boost Female Attorneys - Corporate Counsel

ABA Report: GCs Have The Clout To Boost Female Attorneys - Corporate Counsel | Women in the Law | Scoop.it
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There is no shortage of female lawyers entering practice today.
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Day of the Woman celebrates gender equity victories, but 'our work is not over' - ABA Journal

Day of the Woman celebrates gender equity victories, but 'our work is not over' - ABA Journal | Women in the Law | Scoop.it
ABA Journal Day of the Woman celebrates gender equity victories, but 'our work is not over' ABA Journal The day, which commemorated the 25th anniversary of the Commission on Women in the Profession, marked the progress women lawyers have made and...
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Law firms on magazine's list of best for women - Richmond Times Dispatch

Law firms on magazine's list of best for women - Richmond Times Dispatch | Women in the Law | Scoop.it
Law firms on magazine's list of best for women
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McGuireWoods and Hunton & Williams were ranked among the top 50 best law firms for women in the United States by Working Mother magazine and Flex-Time Lawyers consulting firm.
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Why are female lawyers leaving BigLaw? 'Maternal wall bias,' lack of ... - ABA Journal

Why are female lawyers leaving BigLaw? 'Maternal wall bias,' lack of ... - ABA Journal | Women in the Law | Scoop.it
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Beth Kaufman, president of the National Association of Women Lawyers, also weighs in for CNN.
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The 50 Best Law Firms For Women (2013) - Above the Law

The 50 Best Law Firms For Women (2013) - Above the Law | Women in the Law | Scoop.it
The 50 Best Law Firms For Women (2013)
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We last spoke about the best law firms for women (in terms of power and pay) in June, and back then, we noted that every few months, a new list or ranking system appears.
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Deep-Voiced Attorneys Less Likely to Win in Court

Deep-Voiced Attorneys Less Likely to Win in Court | Women in the Law | Scoop.it
A male lawyer's voice can actually predict whether he wins his case
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Female Lawyers Who Dress Too “Sexy” Are Apparently a “Huge Problem” in the Courtroom

Female Lawyers Who Dress Too “Sexy” Are Apparently a “Huge Problem” in the Courtroom | Women in the Law | Scoop.it
Loyola Law School would like to remind its female students to button up. “I really don't need to mention that cleavage and stiletto heels are not appropriate office wear (outside of ridiculous lawyer TV shows), do I? Yet I'm getting complaints from supervisors,” the school’s externship director told students in...
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Fewer Lawyers Working Part-Time, New Report Says - Wall Street Journal (blog)

Fewer Lawyers Working Part-Time, New Report Says - Wall Street Journal (blog) | Women in the Law | Scoop.it
Fewer Lawyers Working Part-Time, New Report Says
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Part-time partners and associates were more common in cities like Chicago and Washington, D.C.
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Number of female equity partners continues to be low | First Impressions | The Indiana Lawyer

The greatest percentage of women occupy the lowest positions in law firms, and the highest positions in firms are occupied by the lowest percentage of women, according to data released by the National Association of Women Lawyers after surveying...
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American Bar Association awards lower ratings to women and ...

American Bar Association awards lower ratings to women and ... | Women in the Law | Scoop.it
"We know that women and minority judges vote differently once they are on the bench. Women judges tend to be a little more liberal when it comes to sex discrimination cases and African American judges tend to vote a little ...
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KCNF LAW BLOG: National Association of Women Lawyers Press ...

CHICAGO - In its eighth year, the National Association of Women Lawyers (NAWL®) and The NAWL Foundation's® annual Survey on Retention and Promotion of Women in Law Firms reveals not much has changed in its ...
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Five Business Development Tips For Young Associates from MCAA

Five Business Development Tips For Young Associates from MCAA | Women in the Law | Scoop.it
I had the enormous pleasure of attending the Minority Corporate Counsel Association's (MCCA) Pathways to Diversity Conference in New York earlier this week. You can check out my twitter feed (@k
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Women want rules for acting judge appointments - Legalbrief (subscription)

Women want rules for acting judge appointments - Legalbrief (subscription) | Women in the Law | Scoop.it
Women want rules for acting judge appointments Legalbrief (subscription) Women judges have called for a firm set of criteria to be developed to determine who served as acting judges, so that these appointments were not made at the whim of Judge...
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Foley Recognized as a Best Law Firm for Women

Foley Recognized as a Best Law Firm for Women | Women in the Law | Scoop.it
Foley Recognized as a Best Law Firm for Women (Kudos to @FoleyandLardner for being "Best Law Firm for Women" & providing benefits/perks to retain women attorneys http://t.co/wbnnQQRC6x)...
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New Book Makes the Case for More Women Judges - PR Web (press release)

New Book Makes the Case for More Women Judges - PR Web (press release) | Women in the Law | Scoop.it
New Book Makes the Case for More Women Judges
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In her timely new book, Gender & Justice: Why Women in the Judiciary Really Matter, Sally J.
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Promoting, retaining women rises at larger law firms, but top positions tough - Pittsburgh Post Gazette

Promoting, retaining women rises at larger law firms, but top positions tough - Pittsburgh Post Gazette | Women in the Law | Scoop.it
Promoting, retaining women rises at larger law firms, but top positions tough Pittsburgh Post Gazette While huge, global firms like K&L, Reed Smith and the others surveyed by the NAWL Foundation and Women's Empowerment Forum have deep resources to...
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