The Committee on Women and the Legal Profession address issues affecting women as lawyers and judges and monitors substantive issues of women.
Justice Pamela B. Minzner Outstanding Advocacy for Women Award
The 2012 Justice Pamela B. Minzner Outstanding Advocacy for Women Award recognizes attorneys who have distinguished themselves during the prior year by providing legal assistance to women who are underrepresented or underserved or by advocating for causes that will ultimately benefit and/or further the rights of women.
The Committee on Women and the Legal Profession reviewed the nominations and selected Elizabeth Rourke, Legal Director of ENLACE Communitario, who stood out as someone who embodied what this award is all about by "working in the trenches" and advocating for a population of women that are under-served and under-represented. Legal Director of ENLACE Communitario.
Holiday Reception and Award Ceremony
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