Friday, July 25, 2014 3:01 PM

Job Opps (NY, PA, NJ, and DC), SF Kilgore Coffee, and Alumnae Chenault-Fattah L'82, Fenton L'98, Kates L'07, and Scottoline L'81

Friday, July 25, 2014

Upcoming Events

San Francisco, CA
Kilgore Society Coffee Hour
Friday, August 1, 2014 from 8:30 - 10:00am
Morrison & Foerster LLP (425 Market Street, San Francisco, CA 94105)

We are pleased to announce our first Kilgore Society Coffee Hour in San Francisco! Please join us for a wonderful opportunity to socialize and network with fellow women graduates of the Law School in the Northern California area. Many thanks to fellow alumna Maureen Linch L'08 for facilitating and Morrison & Foerster LLP for their hospitality. If you would like to attend, please click here to RSVP.


Job Opportunities

The Legal Aid Society, Supervising Attorney - Criminal Practice (New York, NY)
Deadline: September 1, 2014. For more details about this position and information on how to apply, click here.

New York State Office of Temporary and Disability Assistance, Director, Office of Administrative Hearings (Albany, NY)
For more details about this position and information on how to apply, click here.

Spencer Stuart, Executive Recruiter (Legal, Compliance and Regulatory Practice) (Philadelphia, PA or Washington, DC)
For more details about this position and information on how to apply, click here.

Westchester Hispanic Coalition, Immigration Attorney (White Plains, NY)
For more details about this position and information on how to apply, click here.

Finance and Corporate Associate positions (NY, PA, NJ)
Multiple opportunities at top firms in NY, PA, NJ, and nationwide available. For more details about available positions and information on how to apply, click here or contact Irina Gomelskaya L'02.

Alumnae Notes

Renee Chenault-Fattah L'82 and Lisa Scottoline L'81
One Penn Law alumna interviews another Penn Law alumna on live TV!  Chenault-Fattah, co-anchor of the NBC 10 News in Philadelphia recently sat down with fellow alumna Scottoline, a New York Times best-selling author of over 15 legal thrillers, to talk about her writing career and her most recently published book that she co-wrote with her daughter. 
Click here for the video clip and transcript.

Elizabeth Fenton L'98
Beth Fenton, a Shareholder with Chamberlain Hrdlicka in Philadelphia has been named a finalist for the " Attorney of the Year" award in the 2014 Philadelphia SmartCEO Power Player Awards. She will be profiled in the September/October issue of SmartCEO magazine prior to the awards presentation.
Read more here:

Jennifer Kates L'07
Philadelphia Magazine just published its annual Best of Philly 2014: Best of Philadelphia List (under 40 edition), naming alumna Kates, who works as Legislative Counsel for Councilwoman Maria Quiones-Sanchez, as "Best Politico" . 
Read more here:


In the News

Female Innovators in The Business of Law (Forbes 7/3/14) 
Six women innovators are shaking up the legal and business space and redefining the business of law.

Women in Law: Talking Diversity with Quinn Emanuel Urquhart & Sullivan's Name Partner (and former Stanford Law School Dean) Kathleen Sullivan & Quinn Emanuel's Co-Managing Partner in London, Sue Prevezer QC (Legal Business, 7/22/14)
These two leading women lawyers spoke to Legal Business about women in law, the US litigation firm's handle on diversity and its style of doing business.

Is There a Legal Case for Work Life Balance? (Fortune, 7/24/14)
As more working mothers enter the workforce, employers may face a high bar to prove inflexible work structures are essential to the job.

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