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Keynote Speeches, Retreats, CLEs, Interactive Presentations and Workshops

2021

“The Intersection of Wellness and Professional Responsibility:Integrating Wellness Into Our Everyday Lives” – VIRTUAL
Legal Department
Hackensack Meridian Health
May 12, 2021

“Negotiating for Yourself” – VIRTUAL
Mentoring Circle
Westchester County Bar Association
April 20, 2021

“Self Care and Effective Communication” – VIRTUAL
Enterprise Risk Management Meeting
Hackensack Meridian Health
March 23, 2021

“Executive Coaching Sessions” – VIRTUAL
Pivoting Forward Together
Women Owned Law Symposium
March 18, 2021

2020

“Grit and Resilience: Keys to Managing Career Challenges” -VIRTUAL
Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Program
Drexel University College of Medicine
Philadelphia, PA – August 2020

“The Entrepreneurial Mindset” -VIRTUAL
Entrepreneurial Incubator of the
Philadelphia Bar Association
Philadelphia, PA – June 2020

“Surviving Quarantine- Alone/Single/Apart/Together” – VIRTUAL
In Conversation with Peggy Conlon
Instagram Live – May 2020

“Managing Anxiety in the Time of COVID-19”-VIRTUAL
In Conversation with Peggy Conlon
Instagram Live – April 2020

“Speed Coaching”
Women’s Entrepreneurship in the Law
Women Owned Law Symposium 2020
March 2020

2019

“Advocacy: What Does It Have to Do with Confidence?”
Pennsylvania & New Jersey CLE
LightStream Communications
Bala Cynwyd, PA
November 2019

“Leading From Within”
Office of General Counsel (Private Event)
Pennsylvania Corporation
Allentown, PA
November 2019

“Navigating the New Normal”
Chancellor’s Forum
Philadelphia Bar Association
Philadelphia, PA
October 2019

“Fireside Chat: Business Development, Mentorship/Sponsorship & Work-Life Balance”
Women’s Initiative
Philadelphia Law Firm (Private Event)
Philadelphia, PA
September 2019

“Sustaining Business in 21st Century”
McCullough & Company, PC, CPAs (Private Event)
Newtown Square, PA
August 2019

“Grit and Resilience: Keys to Managing Career Challenges”
Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Program
Drexel University College of Medicine
Philadelphia, PA
August 2019

“Confidence and Mindfulness: Essential Ingredients for Entrepreneurship”
Penn Dental Women’s Network
University of Pennsylvania School of Dental Medicine
Philadelphia, PA
April 2019

“Speak Up: Finding your Voice and Using It”
Morning Keynote
Ms. JD’s 11th Annual Conference on Women in Law
Philadelphia, PA
March 2019

“The Confidence Gap: Strategies for Women Lawyers to Spearhead their Careers”
Ark Group’s Women in Law 12th Annual Conference
San Francisco, CA
February 2019

2018

“Sustaining Success: Grit, Resilience and Managing Career Challenges”
Ballard Women
Ballard Spahr LLP
Philadelphia, PA
December 2018

“Social Justice, Social Change and Ruth Bader Ginsburg”
Pennsylvania Society for Clinical Social Workers
Conshohocken, PA
December 2018

“Professional Brand Building”
University of Pennsylvania Law School
Philadelphia, PA
September 2018

“Assessing Yourself: Painting an Accurate Picture and Elevating your Career”
Ballard Women
Ballard Spahr LLP
Philadelphia, PA
July 2018

“Dealing with Gender-Based Power Imbalances”
Women’s Symposium
Rodeph Shalom
Philadelphia, PA
May 2018

“Wellness Strategies for Law Students”
ABA’s Mental Health Awareness Day
University of Pennsylvania Law School
May 2018

“Valuing Ourselves: Charting a Course as a Public Interest Attorney”
New Attorney Training
NYS Family Security Project
Equal Justice Foundation
New York City
February 2018

2017

“Professional Brand Building & Goal Setting”
Ballard Women
Ballard Spahr LLP
Philadelphia, PA
December 2017

“Setting Boundaries: Managing Work Email & Phone Calls during Personal Time”
Speaker Series
Women Owned Law
Radnor, PA
October 2017

“Developing a Prosperous Practice: A Blueprint for Ethically Attracting & Retaining Clients”
New Jersey Institute for Continuing Legal Education
Cherry Hill, NJ
September 2017

“Developing a Prosperous Practice: A Blueprint for Ethically Attracting & Retaining Clients”
New Jersey Institute for Continuing Legal Education
South Orange, NJ
July 2017

“Avoiding Ethical Landmines: Building a Prosperous Business”
Young Lawyers Division CLE
Philadelphia Bar Association
Philadelphia, PA
May 2017

2016

“Girlfriends: Our Treasured Lifelong Connections”
Sisterhood Workshop
Har Zion Temple
Penn Valley, PA
December 2016

“Keys to Success: Actionable Strategies for Women in Business”
Wharton Women in Business
Wharton MBA Program
University of Pennsylvania
Philadelphia, PA
December 2016

“Getting What You Want: Overcoming Challenges in Negotiating for Salaries and Pro Bono Resources”
2016 APBCO Academy
The Association of Pro Bono Counsel
Philadelphia, PA
October 2016

“Effectiveness in Law School: Sustaining Confidence Throughout your Career”
University of Pennsylvania Law School
Philadelphia, PA
October 2016

“Communicating with Precision, Clarity and Persuasion”
New Jersey Institute for Continuing Legal Education
Cherry Hill, NJ
October 2016

“Getting What You Want: Valuing Yourself and Negotiating Effectively”
American Student Dental Association
Temple University, School of Dentistry
Philadelphia, PA
September 2016

“Communicating with Precision, Clarity and Persuasion”
New Jersey Institute for Continuing Legal Education
South Orange, NJ
July 2016

“Getting What You Want: Valuing Yourself and Negotiating Effectively”
Women in Dentistry Conference
Alpha Omega International Dental Fraternity
Philadelphia, PA
April 2016

“Leadership and Executive Presence: Taking Charge of Your Career”
Springboard to Success Workshop – Partners’ Retreat
Duane Morris LLP
Philadelphia, PA
March 2016

“Professional Brand Building”
Springboard to Success Workshop – Partners’ Retreat
Duane Morris LLP
Philadelphia, PA
March 2016

“Mindfulness: Powering Success”
Ms. JD’s 8th Annual Conference on Women in Law
New York City
February 2016

“Keys to Sustaining Success: Actionable Strategies for Women Lawyers”
Women in the Profession Committee
Philadelphia Bar Association
Philadelphia, PA
January 2016

2015

“Confidence, Communication & Taking Charge: How to be Effective in the Workplace”
University of Pennsylvania Law School
Philadelphia, PA
October 2015

“Assessing Yourself: Painting a Positive Portrait on your Self-Evaluation”
Women’s Initiative
Pepper Hamilton LLP
Philadelphia, PA
July 2015

“Self Care for Therapists”
Pennsylvania Society for Clinical Social Workers
Philadelphia, PA
June 2015

“Keys to Grit and Perseverance: Actionable Strategies for Women Partners”
Afternoon Keynote
Partners’ Retreat
Duane Morris LLP
Baltimore, MD
March 2015

“Negotiating, Communicating and Leading Effectively at the Partnership Level”
Leadership Workshop
Partners’ Retreat
Duane Morris LLP
Baltimore, MD
March 2015

“Success in Law School and Beyond: Sustaining Confidence Throughout your Career”
University of Pennsylvania Law School
Philadelphia, PA
February 2015

“Valuing Ourselves: Building and Maintaining Confidence”
Columbia Law School
New York City
February 2015

2014

“Effectiveness Coaching for Developing Professionals”
University of Pennsylvania Law School
Philadelphia, PA
October 2014

“Valuing Ourselves: Building and Maintaining Confidence”
Professional Development Workshop
Counseling and Psychological Services
University of Pennsylvania
Philadelphia, PA
September 2014

“Valuing Ourselves: Building and Maintaining Confidence”
Women in the Profession Committee
Philadelphia Bar Association
Philadelphia, PA
June 2014

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