Breaking away from the ‘boys club’ in law

Breaking away from the ‘boys club’ in law

21 June 2019 By Jerome Doraisamy

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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