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Become a Member
Membership in the King County Chapter of Washington Women Lawyers provides networking, mentoring, and volunteer opportunities, unique CLE programs, and social functions, to name a few benefits. KCWWL continues to strive toward the full integration of women in the legal profession and for equality for women everywhere and works toward increasing diversity on the bench. We offer meetings, activities and newsletters, and a chance to get together with other women attorneys in your area and make a difference.
Join or Renew your Membership to King County WWL today by visiting: http://wwl.org/Memberregistration/.
Upcoming KCWWL Events
Wednesday, March 22, in honor of Women’s History Month, National Association of Women Judges, WWL and KCWWL are co-hosting a reception from 5:30 pm to 7:30 pm. The event will be held at Dorsey & Whitney LLP , Columbia Center, 701 Fifth Avenue, Suite 6100 in Seattle. Governor Christine Gregoire will be our featured speaker. Governor Gregoire was the 22nd Governor of the State of Washington, and only the second woman to serve in that role. Beverages provided. Registration is required, as space is limited. Please RSVP by clicking on the following link.
Thursday, March 23, Seattle University School of Law’s Women’s Law Caucus invites WWL members to a Networking Happy Hour, 4:30pm-6:30pmat Stout on Capitol Hill. Please RSVP to Elaine Whaley, or Cassandra Pena.
Upcoming Seattle Community Events
March 23 has Legal Voice’s fundraiser, Cocktails for a Cause, at the Renaissance Seattle, 515 Madison St., Seattle, WA 98104 from 6 pm to 8pm. Join them as they mix, mingle and champion women's rights with our community.
Tuesday, March 21, 5:30pm, DirectWomen, the sole national organization dedicated to increasing the representation of women lawyers on corporate boards, is pleased to invite you to an exciting event at the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation, 500 5th Avenue North, Seattle. Join Connie Collingsworth, Chief Legal Officer of the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, Bobbi Liebenberg, Esq., DirectWomen Advisory Board Chair, and a renowned panel of prominent corporate directors to learn more about the qualities and experience necessary to gain a seat on a public company board. The program will be preceded by a networking reception. Space is limited, so register early to ensure your attendance.
Have an event you would like to share with KCWWL? Please e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org
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Are you an attorney mom looking to network with kids in tow? KCWWL supports MAMAS: Mother Attorneys Mentoring Association of Seattle. Visit the MAMAS website to learn more.