By Ms. JD Weekly Roundup • January 19, 2012•Ms. JD, Ms. JD Weekly Roundup
Ms. JD's 2012 Fellowship Application Period is Open! What are the benefits of Fellowship? Among other things, Fellows are paired with mentors from among the ABA's Margaret Brent Award Winners and Presidential Commission on Women in the Profession Members. Check out this article on mentorship from one of last year's Fellowship pairs, Pat Gillette and Katie Larkin-Wong.
This week AmLaw launched their Women Partner Watch. AmLaw thinks 30% of new partner promotions is a useful benchmark against which to measure firms. We disagree. Strongly. Especially when you're not distinguishing between equity and non-equity partners.