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How Can We Make the Legal Profession More Mom-Friendly?

Tuesday, May 22, 2018
12:00 PM
Belo Mansion

Presented by DAYL, Moms in Law, Dallas Bar Association, & Dallas Women Lawyers Association

Moderator: Justice Elizabeth Lang-Miers, Fifth District Court of Appeals

Panelists: Aubrey Connatser, Managing Member of Connatser Family Law; Professor Joanna Grossman, Professor at SMU Dedman School of Law and inaugural Ellen K. Solender Endowed Chair in Women and the Law; Stephanie Zapata Moore, General Counsel at Vistra Energy; and Celeste Yeager, Shareholder at Littler Mendelson P.C.

Topics will include:

  • How can legal places of employment become more mom-friendly?
  • What innovations and changes have employers made?
  • How are legal places of employment doing following existing law and policies affecting “moms in law”?
  • How do we keep moms in the legal profession?
  • How do we continue to maintain a high standard of professionalism in the legal field after having children?

CLE credit is pending approval.