Philadelphia associate Meredith Slawe will address current law school students at the Penn Law Women’s Association upcoming “Different Paths to Success” event, to be held at the University of Pennsylvania on April 6, 2011. The panel will discuss different routes women in the legal profession have taken to succeed in their careers and the sacrifices they may have had to make along the way.


Meredith, an associate in the Commercial Litigation Practice Group and a Penn Law alumnus will speak on the panel alongside fellow alumni Heather W. Frattone, Associate Dean for Career Planning and Professionalism at Penn Law, and Jannie K. Lau, Deputy General Counsel at InterDigital Communications.  She will discuss her own career path with students, placing particular emphasis on the importance of doing proper research and asking real questions of prospective employers regarding issues important to many women.