MRWBA News Update  May 12, 2021

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  • Aleksandra Johnson, Esq., Hirschler Fleischer

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Tina's Wish EmpowHER Series

MRWBA is pleased to collaborate with Tina's Wish as a Community Partner for their EmpowHER Series! The monthly webisode series educates and empowers women in relation to their gynecologic health. 

The next webisode will be How to Be Your Own Best Health Advocate and it will air on Thursday, June 24th at 11:30am ET. To register, click here.

Recordings of the first three webisode, Gynecologic Cancers: Facts & DifferencesDisparities in Gynecologic Cancers and How We Can Close the Gap, and The Role Genetics Plays in Gynecologic Cancers are available on the Tina's Wish website.


Register Now for the MRWBA Reception and Annual Woman of Achievement Awards!

There are still limited tickets available for our Annual Awards Event on Wednesday, May 19th at Willow Oaks Country Club*, when we will honor both Judge Elizabeth Hanes and Judge Jayne Pemberton (pictured below, left to rightwith our Annual Woman of Achievement Award.

A selection of light hors d' oeuvres will be available and all registrants will be provided with a drink ticket. Additional beverages may be purchased at the cash bar. 

Our Schedule:

  • Registration 5 p.m.
  • Welcome and Awards Presentation 5:15 p.m.
  • Annual Meeting 5:45 p.m.
  • In-person Networking/Adjourn Virtual Event 6 p.m.
  • Adjourn 7:00 p.m.

Click here to register.

Our special thanks to our Platinum Sponsor for this event, The McCammon Group.

*In-person attendance is currently restricted to 50 people, so register now if you want to join us at Willow Oaks. As state restrictions change, we will make more tickets available. There is a virtual registration option available for nonmembers and for those members who prefer not to meet in-person at this time. 


Member News

  • MRWBA Member Sherry Fox of Thompson McMullan (pictured at left) was featured on the cover of the 2021 Super Lawyers Virginia/West Virginia edition. The story gives the reader a sense of who Sherry is, both as a person and as a practitioner, delving into her upbringing as a first-generation American as well as her practice areas and why she chose them. Click here for the complete article.

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We Appreciate our Sponsors’ Continuing Support During these Challenging Times

MRWBA’s events, even the virtual ones, are possible thanks to the generosity of our sponsors. These sponsorships provide an opportunity to promote your brand to a demographic of well-educated, professional women with an average salary of $101,126 per year. E-mail for details on available sponsorships.


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