Women Lawyers Forum
About the Forum
The Women Lawyers Forum is aimed at promoting the stature and influence of women in the profession, as well as developing assistance programs, networking opportunities and mentoring programs.
The objective of the Women Lawyers Forum is to provide:
Personal and Professional Development
develop mechanisms to assist women in the legal profession to enhance their professional opportunities; and
develop business and professional confidence for women in the practice of law, including private practice, public service, and in-house counsel, and in community leadership.
Networking, Mentoring and Liaising Opportunities
provide a forum for networking, education, mentoring and information sharing for women in the legal profession;
co-ordinate a mentoring system and other resources for mentoring of women in the legal profession; and
liaise and share resources with other legal jurisdictions, women in the judiciary, other professions, and organizations of professional women; and
work and liaise with other Canadian Bar Association conferences, sections and committees, particularly the Standing Committee on Equity, on matters of mutual concern.
Ellen C. Desmond
Women Lawyers Forum Chair
New Brunswick Energy & Utilities Board
1400-15 Market Square
PO Box 5001
Saint John, NB E2L 4Y9
Tel/Tél : (506) 658-2504
Fax/Téléc : (506) 643-7300
600-570 Queen St
PO Box 610 Stn A
Fredericton NB E3B 5A6