Janssen Malloy LLP partner Amelia F. Burroughs has been elected to the 2012-2013 California Women Lawyer’s Board of Governors. The mission of California Women Lawyers is to develop and implement a statewide advocacy agenda. This year, California Women Lawyers has been productively engaged in amicus curiae briefing in cases important to its core issues, legislative advocacy for women’s and children’s rights, combating gender bias in the media, and seeking diversity in the judiciary.
This year, California Women Lawyers events include an annual conference with Congresswoman Nancy Pelosi as Keynote Speaker, the always well-attended So You Want to Be A Judge seminar, and a reception for Northern California judges:
2013 Annual CWL Conference with Keynote Speaker - Nancy Pelosi
Date: Saturday May 4, 2013
Time: 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Location: San Francisco, CA
So You Want To Be A Judge Seminar
Date: Saturday, May 18, 2013
Time: 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.
Location: UCLA School of Law
2013 Northern California Judicial Reception
Date: Friday, June 7, 2013
Time: 5:30p.m. to 7:30 p.m.
Location: McManis Faulkner - Tenth Floor, 50 W San Fernando St, San Jose
Amelia’s own practice includes employment law, medical malpractice and personal injury litigation in Humboldt, Trinity, Shasta, Siskiyou, Mendocino and El Dorado counties. Amelia is thrilled to continue her service on the Board of Governors and looks forward to yet another productive year.