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Morris James Celebrates International Women's Day By Sponsoring the Inaugural #FollowFriday Conference

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Dawn Sheiker and Alexis Cuffee Join as Speakers

March 8, 2023

#FollowFriday Conference | Dawn Sheiker#FollowFriday Conference | Limitless PanelMorris James sponsored the first-ever #FollowFriday Conference in honor of International Women's Day. The conference took place on March 8 at the Drexel Hill Event Center to assemble female leaders from multiple industries nationwide to empower them to be better leaders, mentors, colleagues, and friends.

Director of Client Relations Dawn Sheiker facilitated a Senior Leaders Fishbowl Summit. The moderated discussion fostered collaboration and the contribution of perspectives, experiences, and questions.

Marketing and Business Development Coordinator Alexis Cuffee moderated the panel titled, "Limitless: Exploring Uncharted Territory" with panelists Magnolia Indira Bernhard, Magnolia Indira Bernhard, Assistant General Counsel and Global Director of Compliance, Kennametal, Jennifer Leonard, Chief Innovation Officer; Executive Director Future of the Profession Initiative, the University of Pennsylvania Carey Law School and Melissa Prince, Chief Client Value & Innovation Officer, Ballard Spahr LLP. The discussion centered around insights on intentional career-building and building both professional and personal brands.

Morris James strongly supports the involvement of women leaders in business and believes that promoting diversity and inclusion is critical to our quest for excellence and our ability to understand and meet our clients’ expectations.
Click here to read the firm's commitment statement. 



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