- June 24, 2014
-- California Women Lawyers (CWL) is honoring California Supreme Court Justice Joyce Kennard at its 40th
Annual Dinner and Silent Auction on Sept. 11, 2014 at the Manchester Grand Hyatt Hotel in San Diego.
Justice Kennard will be receiving CWL’s Lifetime Achievement Award. Appointed to the California Supreme Court in 1989 by Governor George Deukmejian, Justice Kennard became the second woman and the first Asian American to serve as a justice on the Court. Justice Kennard, who retired on April 5, 2014 after 25 years of service, will be delivering an address that reflects on her inspiring career.
Registration information for this anniversary dinner can be found on the CWL website (http://www.cwl.org/
28/details), along with information on sponsorship opportunities.
California Women Lawyers is the only statewide bar association dedicated to promoting the advancement of women in the profession of law and society. The organization has represented the interests of more than 30,000 women in all facets of the legal profession, influencing lawyers, educators, students and judges. CWL was founded in 1974 as a commitment to the advancement of women, to universal equal rights and to the elimination of unfair bias. Connect with CWL on LinkedIn (http://www.linkedin.com/groups/California-Women-Lawyers-4...
) and Facebook. On the web: www.cwl.org.