The Society is constantly developing, refining and planning new programs for our members. Here are some of the events that we have in the works, with more specific details to be announced in the coming weeks and months. Remember all of these events will be CLE-accredited, so don't miss out!

Don't forget to check out our Past Program Archive to view video and other information from our events dating back to 2003.

2018 Judith S. Kaye Program: Conversations on Women & the Law

Then & Now
A Look Back at Women Trailblazers & Forward
Has Equality for Women Been Achieved?

Thursday, June 21, 2018 • 6:30 PM

New York City Bar Association
42 West 44th Street, New York, NY 10036 Map

2.0 NY CLE Credits in Diversity, Inclusion and Elimination of Bias
Available to eligible Society members and to NYC Bar Association members (City Bar members please register at the City Bar website).

Pre-Event Reception held in the Judith S. Kaye Room at the New York City Bar
Available to Supporting Members of the Society and invited guests. Become a Supporting Member (or upgrade your existing membership to this level) when you register and you will receive a complimentary ticket for the reception.


This program will explore women pioneers in New York legal history, followed by a panel discussion on where women lawyers are today standing on the shoulders of the women before them. The panel represents a cross-section of professions in the law.

Presented in Partnership with the New York City Bar Association’s Women in the Legal Profession Committee.

Luisa Kaye
, Daughter of Judith S. Kaye

Hon. Carmen Beauchamp Ciparick
, Of Counsel, Greenberg Traurig, LLP (First Latina on the NYS Court of Appeals bench)

Historical presentation by Hon. Victoria Graffeo, Former Judge of NYS Court of Appeals, Currently Member, Harris Beach PLLC

Moderated by Hon. Victoria Graffeo
Susan Garcia, Esq.
Associate General Counsel, Thomson Reuters
Claire P. Gutekunst, Esq., Executive Director, Judges & Lawyers Breast Cancer Alert, and Past President, New York State Bar Association
Hon. Dianne T. Renwick, Associate Justice, Appellate Division, First Department

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