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Vedder Thinking | Events Vedder Price to Host the Illinois Diversity Council’s 2nd Annual Legal Women in Leadership Symposium

Special Event


May 24, 2017

8:30 AM - 12:00 PM Central Standard Time

On May 24th, the Vedder Price Diversity Committee will host the Illinois Diversity Council’s 2nd Annual Legal Women in Leadership Symposium, Women in Law: Tipping the Scales. The purpose of this annual event, held this year in Vedder Price’s Chicago office, is to bring together a diverse group of successful women leaders in the legal field who can inspire and motivate women to reflect on their own career goals and status as they strive to advance in their organizations.

The accomplished speakers, Michelle M. Warner, SVP, General Counsel and Corporate Secretary of USG Corporation, Talita Erickson, General Counsel & Chief Diversity Officer of Barilla America, Susan L. Lees, EVP and General Counsel of Allstate Insurance and Suzanne S. Bettman, Chief Compliance Officer, EVP and Corporate Secretary of RR Donnelly, will help educate attendees by engaging in discussions that focus on relevant issues in today’s workplace. Shareholder and Chair of the Diversity Committee Margo Wolf O’Donnell will be the Guest of Honor.

The Illinois Diversity Council is a multicultural resource that promotes excellence throughout the state to leverage all dimensions of diversity for businesses, nonprofit organizations and individuals. Visit to learn more.


Margo Wolf O'Donnell