Valerie Fontaine will moderate “The Key to Successful Recruiting and Retention is Within Your Reach!,” a panel at the NALP (National Association of Law Placement) Annual Education Conference in Vancouver, Canada.
Valerie Fontaine will introduce and present as part of an interactive session on “Reimagining Your Traditional, Non-Traditional, and Digital Sourcing Techniques,” at the NALSC (National Association of Legal Search Consultants) Annual Conference in Nashville, Tenn.
Law School Speaking Engagement/Law Student Advising
Roberta Kass and Amber Handman presented a webinar about the state of the California legal market for Yale Law School students on behalf of the school’s Career Development Office. Afterwards, they served as Mentor in Residence to individual law students.
Roberta Kass was a featured speaker at the Managing Partners’ Roundtable joint program with the Legal Administrators’ Roundtable. She spoke on “Hiring for your Law Firm: Lessons Learned from the Trenches” about best practices in hiring and onboarding lawyers and legal professional staff.
Amber Handman was scheduled to be a panelist on “Switching Sides: Lessons Learned on Recruiting, Marketing and Time Management” at the NALSC (National Association of Legal Search Consultants) Annual Conference in Nashville, Tennessee. (Canceled due to COVID-19)
March 27, 2020 – Valerie Fontaine was scheduled to moderate the panel “Trending: New Practice Areas and Salary Ban Updates” at the NALSC (National Association of Legal Search Consultants) Annual Conference in Nashville, Tennessee. (Canceled due to COVID-19)
SeltzerFontaine is a Silver Sponsor of “A Decade After A Call to Action: Where Are We Now”. The all-day event at the Downtown Los Angeles offices of Munger Tolles & Olson LLP commemorates more than a decade of the Los Angeles County Bar Association – Women Lawyers Association of Los Angeles Joint Task Force on the Retention and Promotion of Women Lawyers and will examine what progress has been made and what still needs to be done.
SeltzerFontaine was pleased to support the Friends of the Los Angeles County Law Library at its Beacon of Justice Award Gala Honoring Rex S. Heinke and Hon. R. Carlos Moreno (Ret.). We are proud of Roberta Kass’ decade of service on its Board of Directors, currently as Vice Chair.