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Women’s Initiative

Our Mission Statement

We believe that the power of social capital is significant, and we hope to foster this capital by connecting women through mentorship events, community service and pro bono activities, and other professional development platforms. Mutual personal and professional support among women in the workforce establishes integral connections that cultivate female role models and help to propel women forward into positions of greater influence across industries. This is especially important in the legal industry. We may each choose our different lanes – the industries and work that we excel in, and commit to, may look different – but they all lead to the same greater goal of creating a society in which strong women lead by example and pave the way for future generations of female innovators and leaders.

Events
October 10, 2017
"Leading by Example"
Walden Macht & Haran LLP’s Women’s Initiative hosts a group of more than 80 prominent women lawyers for an engaging panel discussion on the role of women in business, public service, politics, and the law. Hosted in the Firm’s lower Manhattan office, the event featured a panel discussion with Congresswoman Kathleen Rice of New York’s […]
February 27, 2017
"WMH Women’s Initiative hosts United States Senator of New York, Kirstin Gillibrand"
Now is a critical moment for the protection of women’s rights in this country.  This event demonstrated our collective support for our fiercest defender in the Senate.  Never before have we felt so strongly about supporting government leaders that care about women’s issues and who actually fight for them time and again.  Kirstin wages this […]