NAWL member Gigi Rollini named among the "Florida Legal Elite"
Blog: NAWL News | Posted By: Clair Fuller | Released: July 24, 2017, 9:44 am
Gigi Rollini, a shareholder and attorney at Tallahassee firm Messer Caparello, P.A., was named among the "Florida Legal Elite" by Florida Trend magazine. The "Florida Legal Elite" comprises less than 1.5% of active Florida bar members, and "exemplify a standard of excellence in their profession and
Why women aren't C.E.O.s, according to women who almost were
Blog: NAWL News | Posted By: Clair Fuller | Released: July 24, 2017, 8:48 am
Susan Chira writes, "A year ago, dressed in suffragette white and addressing a cheering, weeping convention, Hillary Clinton stood for possibility. Now she is a reminder of the limits women continue to confront--in politics and beyond.
More than 40 years after women began pouring in to the workplac
More than half the murders of women are partner-related
Blog: NAWL News | Posted By: Clair Fuller | Released: July 24, 2017, 8:32 am
Gaby Del Valle writes, "Homicide is the fifth-leading cause of death for American women under 44, and more than half of murders are partner-related, meaning they occurred at the hands of a former or current partner or the partner’s family or friends, a new report by the Centers for Disease Control a
The Navy gets its first female SEAL candidate
Blog: NAWL News | Posted By: Clair Fuller | Released: July 24, 2017, 8:23 am
Laurel Wamsley writes, "The Navy says it has its first female candidates for two elite special operations jobs previously closed to women — including a prospective SEAL.
One woman is in the pipeline to be a SEAL officer, and another is on the path to becoming a special warfare combatant crewman. Th
Deloitte thinks diversity groups are passé
Blog: NAWL News | Posted By: Clair Fuller | Released: July 24, 2017, 8:19 am
Jeff Green writes, "Megan Schumann doesn’t seem like a woman who’d be cheerleading the end of the female advocacy group at auditing and consulting firm Deloitte LLP. The San Francisco-based consultant attended an all-girls high school at her own request and founded a women’s business group when she