CWL Mourns the Death of Candace Carroll

Candace Carroll

In Memoriam:
Candace Carroll, CWL President, 2003-2004

California Women Lawyers was saddened to learn that past president Candace Carroll passed away January 24, 2024, at the age of 79.

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CWL Mourns Death of Sen. Dianne Feinstein

CWL Mourns Death of Sen. Dianne Feinstein

California Women Lawyers mourns the loss of Sen. Dianne Feinstein, California’s first woman senator and the nation’s longest-serving woman senator, who passed away at her home in Washington, D.C., September 28, 2023, at the age of 90.

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CWL Newsletter - Summer 2023

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CWL Newsletter - Spring 2023

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CWL Newsletter - Winter 2023

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Losing Our [Best] Minds: Addressing the Attrition Crisis of Women Lawyers in a Post-Pandemic World

California Women Lawyers and California Lawyers Association Publish Report Addressing How to Keep Women in the Legal Profession
 

 

SACRAMENTO – California Women Lawyers is pleased to announce the publication of “Losing Our [Best] Minds: Addressing the Attrition Crisis of Women Lawyers in a Post-Pandemic World,” a joint project with California Lawyers Association. 

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CWL Newsletter - Fall 2022

CWL News Letter - Fall 2022

CWL Newsletter - Summer 2022

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Michelle Domingo Takes Office as California Women Lawyers' 51st President

For further information, contact:  Ana M. Storey, President, 916.930.9020 or [email protected] or Mika Domingo, President-Elect, 925.891.5006 or [email protected]


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CWL Newsletter - Spring 2022

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California Women Lawyers Stands for Reproductive Freedom, Commits to Assist Women

For further information, contact: Ana M. Storey, President, 916.930.9020 or [email protected]

For immediate release May 3, 2022

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CWL Newsletter - Winter 2022

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Federal Court Rejects Challenge to Statute Requiring Women on Corporate Boards, Citing CWL Amicus Brief

For further information, contact:  Ana M. Storey, President, (916) 930-9020 or [email protected]

For immediate release January 03, 2022

Federal Court Rejects Challenge to Statute Requiring Women on Corporate Boards, Citing CWL Amicus Brief 

California Women Lawyers helped score a victory for women trying to break glass ceilings last week, as a federal judge issued a ruling that relied on CWL’s amicus arguments supporting a state law that requires publicly held corporations to include women on their boards of directors.



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CWL Newsletter - Fall 2021

CWL Newsletter Fall 2021

CWL Files Amicus Brief in Support of Statute Requiring Women on Corporate Boards

For further information, contact:  Ana M. Storey, President, (916) 930-9020 or [email protected]

For immediate release October 18, 2021

CWL Files Amicus Brief in Support of Statute Requiring Women on Corporate Boards 




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CWL Newsletter - Summer 2021

CWL News Letter - Summer 2021

CWL Newsletter - Spring 2021

CWL News Letter - Spring 2021

May/June 2020

September/October 2019

VOLUME 14: KELLY DERMODY Managing Partner of the San Francisco office Lieff Cabraser Heimann & Berns

Kelly Dermody is Managing Partner of the San Francisco office and chair of the employment practice group at Lieff Cabraser Heimann & Bernstein, LLP.  Kelly represents employees and consumers in class, collective, and #metoo actions.

Kelly is a leader in non-profit organizations devoted to serving the public interest, improving access to justice, and ensuring that the rights of historically disenfranchised persons are protected.

In 2012, Kelly served as President of the Bar Association of San Francisco. She has been inducted as a Fellow in the College of Labor and Employment Lawyers and has served on the governing Council of the ABA Labor and Employment Law Section. 

In 2016, Kelly was named a “Giant Slayer” by The Recorder legal press. Kelly has been named as a 2019 recipient of the Margaret Brent Women Lawyers of Achievement Award by the American Bar Association.

Kelly is a graduate of Harvard College and Berkeley Law School.

LISTEN TO VOLUME 14
With Hosts:  Summer C. Selleck and Ariel B. Lee
Sound Editing and Recording: Gilbert Leung
Music: Jonathan M. C. Jordan
Recording At:  Alameda County District Attorney Office