By Katie Day • May 28, 2019•Careers, Other Career Issues
On May 22, 2019, Ms. JD board member, Katie Day hosted a webinar featuring Nicole Galli, founder of The Law Offices of N.D. Galli and President and Founder of Women Owned Law. The webinar focused on tips and tricks for lawyers who are considering going solo or starting their own firm. Check out the full webinar below to hear Nicole's advice and get some great resources!
About Nicole Galli:
Nicole D. Galli is the founder and Managing Partner of the Law Offices of N.D. Galli LLC, a litigation and intellectual property law firm headquartered in Philadelphia, with an office in New York. She is also the founder and President of Women Owned Law (WOL), the first national networking organization dedicated to empowering and supporting women entrepreneurs in the law. Nicole's practice focuses on commercial and IP litigation, strategic IP counseling and trade secret protection.
Nicole is a frequent speaker, author and thought leader on issues impacting women attorneys and entrepreneurs as well as on various legal topics including intellectual property strategy, trade secrets protection and litigation, trademark, copyright and patent law and litigation, commercial litigation best practices and procedural matters, and litigation financing.
This past year, Nicole was selected as one of the Philadelphia Business Journal’s Women of Distinction for being one of the most influential businesswomen in the region. In addition, Nicole was selected as an Equity Project Champion, part of a group of legal leaders who advocate for Burford Capital’s initiative to close the legal gender gap by providing a $50 million pool of capital earmarked for financing commercial litigation matters led by women. She also serves on multiple boards and committees serving the needs of women in the legal and business communities locally and nationally.
Nicole received her B.A from the University of Pennsylvania, where she graduated cum laude, and received her J.D from University of Pennsylvania Law School. She is admitted to practice in Pennsylvania, New Jersey, New York and Delaware (inactive), and numerous federal courts.
About Women Owned Law:
Women Owned Law (WOL) is a global community of women owned law and legal services firms. WOL provides a forum for women legal entrepreneurs, their clients and prospective clients, referral sources and strategic partners to come together, support each other and enhance each other’s businesses. WOL create opportunities for women owned law and legal services firms of all stages to access education, programming and other resources to start, build and grow successful business enterprises. WOL is dedicated to increasing the influence of and raising awareness about women entrepreneurs in the legal ecosystem.
WOL was founded in 2016 and is headquartered in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania WOL is a volunteer driven organization governed by a Board of Directors, currently comprised of 19 members, and has an Advisory Board, as well as numerous other volunteers. WOL has approximately 200 members in 20 states and in Israel. WOL’s membership is open to all and includes women owned law and legal services firms, as well as many other individuals and entities that support WOL’s mission.