November 2021 Bar Bulletin
By Maia Robbins and Jennifer Aragon
On a Saturday morning in January 2021, twenty-five female attorneys from the Seattle area participated in a Zoom meeting. As I joined the meeting, I wondered whether it was more intimidating to walk into a room of twenty-five strangers or watch twenty-five strangers stare directly at me all at once. This first meeting took place virtually due to COVID, and during a time when I was feeling the impact of a lack of connection with the professional world outside my firm.
We were all there for our first meeting of Ladder Down, a year-long program for women attorneys in Seattle....