March 2018 Bar Bulletin
By Averil Rothrock and Cecilia Jeong
First of Three Parts
Each March, International Women’s Day commemorates the movement for women’s rights. This month, a few of us had the great privilege and fun of interviewing female attorneys at some of the biggest firms in Washington. Here we celebrate their accomplishments as we march toward equality in the legal profession and the world. To celebrate these stories and demonstrated successes, particularly in our region, it is useful to remind ourselves that these stories are not representative of the general status of women in the legal profession. The statistics are not unknown, and they have not changed in the last 10...