A Century of Women at Richmond Law

Oct 06
9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
University of Richmond, School of Law

This year marks the 100th anniversary of the first woman to graduate from the University of Richmond School of Law. We invite all alumni and friends to join us for a special celebration of this milestone and the remarkable century of achievement by Richmond Law alumnae that followed. 

9:00-10:00 a.m.
Registration and Continental Breakfast

10:00-10:10 a.m.
Welcome and Remarks from Dean Wendy Perdue and President Kevin Hallock

10:10-11:00 a.m.
A Conversation with Congresswoman Jennifer McClellan and Dean Wendy Perdue

11:00-11:15 a.m.

11:15 a.m.-12:15 p.m.
Richmond Law Women through the Decades

12:15-12:30 p.m.
Law Women’s Centennial Scholarship and Student Impact

12:30-1:30 p.m.
Networking Lunch

1:30-2:15 p.m.
Concurrent Sessions

  • The First Five Years: Making the Transition from School to Legal Practice
  • Living Well in Retirement
  • Women in Leadership: Getting a Seat at the Table (and What to Do Once You Have It)

2:15-3:00 p.m.
Concurrent Sessions

  • The Art of Self-Promotion
  • Navigating Generational Differences and Office Politics
  • Hot Topics: Women and the Law

3:00-3:30 p.m.
Networking Break

3:30-4:15 p.m.
Concurrent Sessions

  • What to Do When Things Go South
  • Setting and Achieving Goals in Work and Life
  • Career Paths Other than Law Practice

4:15-5:15 p.m.
Ethics CLE

5:00-6:00 p.m.
A Toast to a Century of Women on Moody Plaza