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CWIL Leader MariBen Ramsey Honored by Open Door

September 30th, 2015

CWIL Leader Mariben Ramsay received the Opening New Doors Award from Open Door, a school for special needs children in Austin, on Sept. 26th, 2015. This award recognizes outstanding individuals who exemplify and promote the Open Door values of social justice and inclusion in the Austin community. Congratulations on this well-deserved honor, MariBen.

CWIL Founding Member Kim Lubel Featured in Fortune Magazine

September 25th, 2015

CWIL Founding Member Kim Lubel and CST Brands CEO speaks about leadership in Fortune Magazine:
“As a leader, I have to talk the talk and walk that talk — that means demonstrating these core values in my actions and decisions while holding leaders accountable for doing the same — to overcome the natural organizational resistance to […]

CWIL Founding Member Jane Snoddy Smith Featured in Super Lawyers Magazine

September 25th, 2015

CWIL Founding Member and Head of Real Estate, United States at Norton Rose Fulbright Jane Snoddy Smith has been featured Super Lawyers Magazine. Read more here.

CWIL Founder in memoriam Hortense Sparks Ward Honored in the Journal of the Texas Supreme Court Historical Society

September 23rd, 2015

CWIL Founder in memoriam Hortense Sparks Ward has been honored in the Journal of the Texas Supreme Court Historical Society. In 2014, CWIL presented its first Hortense Ward Courageous Leader Award, a biennial award founded in honor of Hortense Ward that recognizes an outstanding woman lawyer whom exemplifies Hortense’s tenacity, courage, and commitment in […]

CWIL Founding Member Kim Lubel Featured on Fortune’s Most Powerful Women List

September 11th, 2015

CWIL Founding Member Kim Lubel has been featured on Fortune’s Most Powerful Women List (#47). Read more here.

CWIL Featured in the Journal of the Texas Supreme Court Historical Society

August 23rd, 2015

CWIL has been featured in the Journal of Texas Supreme Court Historical Society.  Read more about CWIL’s  support of women lawyers’ continued progress in achieving gender parity and creating power for change in the legal profession here.

CWIL Founding Member Jane Snoddy Smith Recognized at Americas Women in Business Law Awards

August 14th, 2015

Jane Snoddy Smith has been recognized as leading the field in real estate law at Euromoney Legal Media Group’s fourth annual Americas Women in Business Law Awards.  Read more here.

CWIL Founding Member Linda Addison’s New Huffington Post Article on “The Illusory Quest for Balance”

August 6th, 2015

“My message to millennials is this: if you seek both a rewarding career and a fulfilling personal life, you will have to make choices, but choosing between career and family is not one of them. Don’t believe it has to be all or nothing. Stop beating yourself up with the elusive quest for ‘balance’…Pursue meaningful […]

CWIL Founding Member Peggy Heeg Appointed to Texas Lottery Commission by Governor Abbott

August 6th, 2015

For more on the appointment, visit here.

CWIL Founding Members Nina Cortell and Melanie Gray Recognized in the “The 250 Women in Litigation”

July 31st, 2015

Read more here.

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