Date

February 12, 2017

START TIME

2:30 pm

END TIME

4:00 pm

LOCATION

Marriott Harbor Beach
3030 Holiday Drive
Los Angeles, CA 90067


Events 1

NAMWOLF Announces Session for In-House Counsel, Featuring: Major, Lindsey & Africa
Sponsored by: MIHCA (Minority In-House Counsel Association)

Breaking the In-House Code: Tips and Tricks of the Trade
Sunday, February 12

Join Keri Lindsay and Heather Fine of Major, Lindsey & Africa to discuss career development strategies such as resume drafting, LinkedIn, networking philosophies and the importance of mentorship to enhance and support your overall professional growth. Learn the best tips and tricks on building an in-house career from the experts!

Speaker Information:

Heather Fine, Managing Director, Major, Lindsey & Africa
Heather Fine, a Managing Director in Major, Lindsey & Africa's Midwest In-House Practice Group, specializes in placing attorneys in-house at corporations and other institutions in a variety of industries. She handles in-house searches ranging from corporate counsel positions to general counsel roles in an array of industries, including manufacturing, higher education, consumer products, telecommunications, retail, technology, pharmaceuticals, healthcare, professional services and financial services, among others. Over the last several years, Heather has conducted searches for public and private companies of all sizes (including several Fortune 500 companies). Prior to joining Major, Lindsey & Africa, Heather worked for several years at the Children's Law Center in Washington, DC, representing children in the foster care system. She also served as Counsel for the U.S. Senate Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs' Special Investigation into Hurricane Katrina. Heather received her JD from the Pennsylvania State University's Dickinson School of Law with honors. She attended Colby College for her undergraduate studies. She is also a Board member and mentor at Legal Prep Charter Academy in Chicago.

Keri Lindsay, Director, Major, Lindsey & Africa
As a Professional Recruiter at Major, Lindsey and Africa, Keri Lindsay helps law firms and corporations identify high caliber legal talent on a project or contract basis. She believes that through dedicated observation of market trends, attorneys and other legal professionals can find roles that blend their personal ethos with their professional identity. As a Legal Recruiter working with Fortune 100 companies and AMLAW 200 law firms, she serves as a market escort, carefully guiding attorneys and subject matter experts through the ever-shifting market to find organizations that move them to the next level of their professional journey. Prior to joining Major, Lindsey, and Africa, Keri practiced as a housing attorney with Lawyers' Committee for Better Housing and later with Chicago Volunteer Legal Services. Before graduating from law school, Keri worked in the Attorney Recruitment and Human Resources Department of international law firm, Arent Fox, in Washington, D.C. Keri received her JD from Thomas Cooley Law School and attended The George Washington University for her undergraduate studies where she majored in International Relations.

REGISTRATION INFORMATION
Registration for members of corporations and corporate legal departments is FREE. Follow us on Facebook, Twitter and LinkedIn to stay up-to-date on new registration announcements. If you would like to receive email updates, please contact Jane Kalata (jane_kalata@namwolf.org or 312.545.8120) to be added to our distribution list. ADVANCE registration is REQUIRED to attend the event. Visit www.namwolfmeetings.org for more information and to register.