Women's Initiative

Within the Diversity & Inclusion Committee, the Women’s Initiative focuses on the recruitment, retention, and advancement of women attorneys at Williams & Connolly.  It is co-chaired by two partners, Katherine Turner and Amanda MacDonald.  The key objectives of the Women’s Initiative include advancing the professional development of women attorneys, encouraging mentorship and sponsorship of women attorneys by the firm’s partners, strengthening the internal and external network of the firm’s women attorneys, and supporting the growth of their business development skills.

In addition, the firm supports a number of women’s organizations, including:

  • Corporate Counsel Women of Color
  • Girls on the Run
  • National Association of Women Lawyers
  • National Partnership for Women and Families
  • National Women’s Law Center
  • Women’s Bar Association Foundation

Contacts

Williams & Connolly Partners Amy Saharia and Sarah Harris Quoted in “Justices Trade Blockbusters for ‘Meat and Potatoes’ in 2021,” published by Bloomberg Law

Williams & Connolly Partners Amy Saharia and Sarah Harris Quoted in “Justices Trade Blockbusters for ‘Meat and Potatoes’ in 2021,” published by Bloomberg Law

Diversity & Flexibility Alliance Recognizes Williams & Connolly for “Tipping the Scales” Towards Gender Parity in New Partner Classes

Diversity & Flexibility Alliance Recognizes Williams & Connolly for “Tipping the Scales” Towards Gender Parity in New Partner Classes
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