December 2019

Making Waves: Highlights from Women Attorneys at Venable

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LGBTQ@Venable Presents: Speaking Out, an Evening with Geena Rocero

Geena Rocero gave a fascinating talk at a recent LGBTQ@Venable event in New York about her experience coming out as a transgender fashion model and her transformative journey to self-acceptance.

Bringing the Strength and Power of Women to the Workplace

At the recent Association of Corporate Counsel annual meeting, Venable partner Lisa Tavares moderated a lively panel discussion with four successful women on attaining and leveraging power in the workplace. The panelists shared their insights on the power of being true to oneself and why it sometimes pays to wear a pink suit to work.

Through Her Lens: An Evening with Sarah Ullman

WAVe was delighted to host an evening with Sarah Ullman, a filmmaker and political disruptor who explored her secret to helping elect progressive candidates and why working with an all-female crew makes her super PAC, One Vote at a Time, such a success.

Lisa Tavares Named Co-Chair of Venable's Business Division

Venable recently announced that Lisa Tavares, a partner in the Employee Benefits and Executive Compensation Practice, will join Robert Waldman as a co-chair of the firm's Business Division. She will also serve as a member of the firm's Management Committee and Board.

Stacie Tobin Named Partner-in-Charge of Venable's Baltimore Office

Stacie Tobin has been named partner-in-charge of the Baltimore office. She brings extensive litigation experience spanning a diverse range of matters and has tried dozens of cases to verdict while serving as first-chair counsel or co-counsel before federal and state courts across the United States.

About WAVe

Women Attorneys at Venable (WAVe) is a diverse group of women attorneys and firm professionals whose mission is to improve the rate of retention, promotion, and advancement of women in the workplace.

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