Breaking away from the ‘boys club’ in law
Why one lawyer set out to support women in business: Jerome chats with Courtney Bowie.
After experiencing what she perceived to be a “boys club” environment in the legal profession, Her Lawyer founder and principal Courtney Bowie decided to forge her own path by way of a legal practice dedicated to empowering ambitious women in business, with a team of female lawyers behind her. In this episode, Courtney and Jerome discuss the place of women-centric legal practices, as well as the wellness considerations and strategies that abound with such a professional set-up.
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