Vedder Thinking | News Margo Wolf O’Donnell Shortlisted for Chambers Women in Law Awards: USA 2017
May 24, 2017
Margo Wolf O’Donnell, Vedder Price Shareholder and Chair of the Vedder Price Diversity Committee, has been shortlisted for the Chambers Women in Law Awards: USA 2017 in the category of “Inspiring Role Model in Promoting Gender Diversity in the Legal Profession.” Eleven women attorneys from across the nation have been shortlisted for the award in this individual category, with three women, including Ms. O’Donnell, from Chicago law firms. The winner will be announced on June 15, 2017 at an awards ceremony in New York City.
The awards recognize individuals, firms and companies who have brought about dramatic improvements in gender equality, women’s advancement and inclusion in the legal profession. Winning a Chambers Women in Law Award sets a remarkably high precedent and marks an internationally recognized achievement of excellence in furthering the advancement of women within the legal sphere. The awards seek to recognize these achievements, empower the people behind innovative women’s initiatives and give greater visibility to gender diversity.
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