Building Career Foundations: Networking Your Way to Partnership, by Jennifer Mikulina

Sixty years ago, McDermott became the second major US law firm to elect a woman partner, and our Firm remains committed to enabling opportunities for all. Through our Gender Diversity & Inclusion Committee (“GDIC”), we develop policies and initiatives to reinforce the Firm’s long-standing commitment[…]

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The Importance of Leveraging Your Network and Paying it Forward

Tara Castillo is a partner in Alston & Bird’s Finance Group in the Washington, D.C. and New York offices. Financial institutions and non-bank finance companies look to Tara to represent them in securitizations and other asset-backed finance transactions. She also helps her clients navigate compliance issues[…]

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Transformation Through Collaboration: How the InterLaw Diversity Forum is Changing the Legal Sector, by Daniel Winterfeldt

The third post in our series of LGBT History Month guest contributions, Daniel Winterfeldt, founder of InterLaw and Partner at CMS, shares his experiences of founding an LGBT network. With the influence of InterLaw growing year on year, here Daniel outlines his advice for longevity and[…]

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