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Women From the Bench & Bar to Discuss Women’s Progress in the Legal Profession on November 25

November 19, 2008 – 
The Women’s Law Forum at Rutgers School of Law–Newark will hold Ladies Day 2008, a panel discussion on the barriers women have overcome to achieve success in the legal profession, at 6:30 pm on Tuesday, November 25. The event takes its name from the past practice of some Harvard Law School professors to call on female students to speak in class only once a semester – on Ladies Day. The panelists reflect the diverse perspectives of women attorneys in different practice areas. Ladies Day 2008 is sponsored by the law firm Cravath, Swaine & Moore LLP.

What:  “Ladies Day 2008,” sponsored by the Rutgers School of Law–Newark Women’s  Law Forum 
Who:  The Hon. Freda L. Wolfson ’79, U.S. District Court, District of New Jersey
Julia Yong-hee Park, Cravath, Swaine & Moore LLP
Catherine Shimsky, Greenbaum, Rowe, Smith & Davis LLP
Christine Osvald-Mruz, Lowenstein Sandler PC
Nicole Bearce Albano, Lowenstein Sandler PC
Tracey I. Batt, New Jersey Volunteer Lawyers for the Arts 
When:  6:30 pm, Tuesday, November 25, 2008
Where:  Baker Trial Courtroom, Rutgers School of Law–Newark 
RSVP:  ru.womenslawforum@gmail.com