WLWA CPD Event: Lawyers on Boards (Members)

Join Women Lawyers of Western Australia for an evening of networking focused on the
contribution lawyers make in the boardroom. Experienced director and WA representative for Women on Boards, Lianne Cretney-Barnes chairs an interactive and informative panel discussion
involving three legal professionals with diverse boardroom experience.

Attendees earn 1 CPD point - 0.5 points in each of Competency Areas 1 & 2 (Practice Management and Professional Skills).

Panel members:

Alison Gaines, Global Practice Leader of Board Consulting, Gerard Daniels

Ante Golem, Partner, Herbert Smith Freehills and Director, Ronald McDonald

Sue Wilson, Head of Company Secretariat, South32 and Non-executive Director,
Western Power

The panel will give you insight into:

• how to achieve your first directorship;

• the benefits of having lawyers on boards;

• the value of diversity in the boardroom;

• balancing legal risks with commercial imperatives in board decision-making; and

• the skillset required to be a successful and influential director.

Please come prepared with questions and comments for the panel and ready to engage with the WLWA network to make some great connections.

When: Wednesday 19 August, 5.30pm for a 6pm start

Where: Herbert Smith Freehills, Level 36, QV1 Building, 250 St Georges Terrace

Cost: $29 (members) $49 (non-members)

Drinks and nibbles will be served. Please see attached flyer for more details.

Proudly sponsored by:


herbert smith freehills


Event date 19 Aug 2015, 5:30 pm
Event End Date 19 Aug 2015, 7:30 pm
Cut off date 18 Aug 2015, 11:55 pm
Price $29.00
Location Herbert Smith Freehills
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