Past Events

  • September Luncheon - In-Office v. WFH: What Employers Have Gotten Right and Wrong
    Sep 22, 12:30 PM – 1:30 PM
    CBA, 175 S 3rd St UNIT 1100, Columbus, OH 43215, USA
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  • Breaking the Bar – Don’t Let the Bar Break You
    May 26, 5:30 PM – 8:00 PM
    Columbus, 424 W Town St, Columbus, OH 43215, USA
    Join WLFC to celebrate your graduation from law school and the beginning of your bar exam journey. This happy hour is for recent law school grads to mix and mingle with WLFC members that can offer advice, words of encouragement, and conversation to help them through the bar studying process.
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  • WLFC Annual Luncheon
    Thu, May 26
    Zoom
    May 26, 12:30 PM – 1:30 PM
    Zoom
    Join WLFC for its annual luncheon. We will vote in a new executive board and announce scholarship winners! We will also vote in a new executive board, announce scholarship winners, and draw raffle tickets for various donated prizes! Raffle tickets are available for $15 each or 3 for $40.
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  • April Luncheon: Outside the Bar
    Apr 28, 12:30 PM – 1:30 PM
    Zoom
    Learn how to make a community impact outside of your practice with Priyam Khan, Managing Consultant, State & Local Gov't, Guidehouse; Michael Corey, Esq., Exec. Dir., Human Services Chamber of Franklin Cty; and Ukeme Awakessien Jeter, Esq., Partner, Taft Law, City of Upper Arlington Council Member
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  • Gender and the Law Panel
    Mar 24, 12:30 PM – 1:30 PM
    Zoom
    This panel will focus on the opportunities for advancement and advocacy for our transgender clients, coworkers, and other collaborators. Panelists: Erin Upchurch, Karen Hewitt, Sam Brinker, Carly Edelstein, and moderator Hannah Botkin-Doty.
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  • WLFC February Luncheon - Divided Community Project
    Feb 24, 12:30 PM – 1:30 PM
    Zoom
    Director Carl Smallwood will teach us how dispute resolution practitioners can make a tangible, constructive contribution to helping leaders and citizens in communities seared by tensions, unrest, and civil discord to strengthen and expand their capacity and resiliency meet these challenges.
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  • WLFC January Luncheon: Are our kids alright? with Tasha R. Booker, M. Ed.
    Jan 27, 12:30 PM – 1:30 PM
    Zoom
    Join us for a discussion about what we can do to strive for educational equity so all students can thrive, both in and out of school, with Tasha R. Booker, M.ED, SVP External Engagement at City Year, Inc. Moderated by Janica Pierce-Tucker, Managing Partner, Taft Columbus.
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  • WLFC Presents: A Virtual Holiday Soiree 2021
    Dec 09, 2021, 5:30 PM – 7:30 PM
    Zoom Webinar
    Join WLFC online for our annual holiday fundraiser and networking event! This year's soiree will once again be a Virtual Charcuterie Event with help from local company, North Country Charcuterie!
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  • WLFC November Luncheon - Laura Hartnett, Law By Design
    Nov 18, 2021, 12:30 PM – 1:30 PM
    Zoom
    Have you had a client slash the bill, go radio silent, or neglect to read what you drafted when you get on the conference call? The nerve! Or...maybe this is good information. Learn to ask different questions that solve these common complaints about practicing law.
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  • WLFC Speed Networking
    Thu, Oct 28
    Zoom
    Oct 28, 2021, 12:30 PM – 1:30 PM
    Zoom
    Join us on October 28th at 12:30 pm for this interactive networking experience that will allow you to connect with new and old colleagues and acquaintances.
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  • 2021 Judicial Candidate Meet and Greet
    Oct 12, 2021, 5:30 PM – 7:30 PM
    Zoom
    Join us to meet candidates for the upcoming judicial races. The evening will be casual, with each candidate having three minutes to address the audience. The event will also feature a Q&A session as well as the chance to network in smaller groups using the Zoom breakout room feature!
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  • WLFC September Luncheon - Megan Snyder, MSW, LISW
    Sep 23, 2021, 12:30 PM – 1:30 PM
    Zoom
    Join WLFC to learn how to create a better relationship with yourself to achieve a better sense of wholeness in all the important areas of your life and discuss important coping skills to combat stress.
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  • WLFC Annual Luncheon
    Thu, May 27
    Zoom Event
    May 27, 2021, 12:30 PM – 1:30 PM
    Zoom Event
    Join WLFC for its annual luncheon. We will vote in a new executive board and announce scholarship winners!
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  • Making Tough Calls featuring Martin Jarmond, UCLA Athletic Director
    Apr 22, 2021, 12:30 PM – 1:30 PM
    Zoom Webinar
    Martin will share insights on leadership, equity and making difficult decisions. Martin has held roles in the athletic departments of OSU and MSU. At age 37, he was the youngest AD among the Power Five Conferences and the first African-American AD in Boston College history.
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  • Member's Only - Trivia!
    Apr 15, 2021, 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM
    Zoom
    Join WLFC for a fun night of trivia! Tickets are $5 and the winning team will get prizes. Want to attend and not a Member, sign up now!
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  • Body Image: The Last Frontier.  How to Reclaim Your Body to Play Bigger in Your Life
    Mar 25, 2021, 12:30 PM – 1:30 PM
    Zoom Webinar
    Join us for an empowering conversation with Body Image and Intuitive Eating Coach, Julie Ohlemacher, as she turns everything we thought we knew about our health and body image on its head. This isn't your average 'health and wellness' or 'love your body' talk.
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  • WLFC Special Event: Becoming a Boss
    Mar 10, 2021, 5:00 PM – 6:00 PM
    Zoom
    Please join us for this panel of accomplished women attorneys sharing their wisdom and stories of becoming an Equity Partner.
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  • Combating Systemic Bias in Law Firms ftg Professor Katrina June Lee
    Feb 25, 2021, 12:30 PM – 1:30 PM
    Zoom Webinar
    With the gender pay gap in law firm partnership compensation as a vehicle, Prof. Lee explains how the rules of professional responsibility are largely symbolic on discrimination issues. She will discuss a 3-part framework as a springboard to address other consequences of systemic sexism and racism.
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