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Sheryl Axelrod Presented NAPABA Webinar on Diverse Legal Teams

On December 13, 2022, Sheryl Axelrod, Jane Kespradit, and in-house counsel, Jeffrey Hutton, will be presented the 1-hour NAPABA webinar, “Diversity: It Makes for Stronger Litigation Teams.” Jeff will moderate this for-1-CLE credit webinar, in which Sheryl, Jane, and Jeff explained why diverse litigation teams stand to perform better than traditional, homogenous teams and other exciting …

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Sheryl Axelrod Presented at The Litigation Counsel of America (LCA) Renaissance Symposium at The Harvard Club of New York City

Sheryl Axelrod presented on, “Unspoken Competitive Advantages at Trial: Non-Verbal Communication, Likeability, and Diversity in the Courtroom” at the The Litigation Counsel of America (LCA) Renaissance Symposium at The Harvard Club of New York City on Dec. 2, 2022.  The LCA is a by-invitation and vetting only organization of the top less than one-half of …

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Sheryl Axelrod Moderated The Forum of Executive Women’s Male Champions for Women Presentation

Sheryl Axelrod had the pleasure of moderating The Forum of Executive Women‘s Male Champions for Women presentation on October 20, 2022.   Last year, the Forum launched the Male Champions for Women program, which explored how men can support women obtaining and serving in leadership positions. Sheryl conceived of the Male Champions for Women concept as an extension of …

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Sheryl Axelrod’s Article, “The Underrepresentation of Women at the Highest Levels of the Legal Profession,” Was Published by the American Bar Association’s Award-Winning Law Practice Today e-Magazine

Sheryl Axelrod’s sobering, data-driven piece, “Despite All the Profession Has to Gain from our Greater Inclusion: The Under-Representation of Women at the Highest Levels of the Legal Profession,” was published by the American Bar Association’s award-winning Law Practice Today e-magazine.  You can read it for free here. As she discusses in it, the legal profession is in crisis, with …

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The Axelrod Firm Sponsored The Hispanic Bar Association of PA Legal Education Fund’s Annual Scholarship Reception

The Axelrod Firm is proud to have sponsored The Hispanic Bar Association of PA Legal Education Fund’s stunning Annual Scholarship Reception at Franklin’s View. Sheryl Axelrod had a wonderful time catching up with Judge Nelson A. Diaz (in whose name one of the amazing students won a scholarship), Sara Manzano-Diaz, Tony Gay, Marc Zucker, Jennifer …

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Sheryl Attends the Firm-Sponsored NAMWOLF Annual Meeting in Chicago

The Axelrod Firm was proud to again sponsor #NAMWOLF, this time at its September 2022 Annual Meeting in Chicago. Thank you to everyone responsible for making the Annual Meeting a success! From the individual conversations to the group conversations, from the tennis to the sunset cruise, from the panels to the speeches to the meals …

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Lisa Savitt Spoke at the 6th Meeting of the LAWASIA Human Right Lawyers’ Network on “An Update on the Supreme Court Decision, Dobbs v. Jackson Women’s Health Organization”

On August 20, 2022 , Lisa Savitt gave a presentation to the 6th Meeting of the LAWASIA Human Right Lawyers’ Network on “An Update on the Supreme Court Decision, Dobbs v. Jackson Women’s Health Organization.” LawAsia  is a regional association of lawyers, judges, jurists and legal organizations, which advocates for the interests and concerns of the Asia Pacific legal profession.

Now Hiring Commercial Litigation and/or Non-Union Employment Litigation Attorney

The Axelrod Firm, PC is hiring! The Axelrod Firm is a woman-owned law firm based in Philadelphia. Our firm is a member of the National Association of Minority and Women Owned Law Firms, an organization of some of the finest law firms in the country representing major corporations, non-profit organizations, and governmental entities, and offers …

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Sheryl Axelrod was Presented with an Award for 6+ Years of Service with the National Conference of Women’s Bar Associations GOOD Guys Program

Sheryl Axelrod presented at the National Conference of Women’s Bar Associations’ GOOD Guys: Chicago Leaders Edition program at the NCWBA’s 2022 Women’s Bar Leadership Summit on August 4, 2022.    After introductory remarks by Teresa Beck and prior to the GOOD Guys panel, Sheryl presented on, “Rewards of Diversity, Equity, Inclusion and Belonging.”     During this event, Sheryl was honored with a GOOD Guys …

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