MDFAWL is a volunteer bar association dedicated to actively promoting the advancement of women in the legal profession, expanding the leadership role of its members in the community at large, and promoting women’s rights.


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2013 MDFAWL Elections!

MD-FAWL’s held its first contested election in many years. Congratulations to the Incoming Officers and Directors!

First Annual General Membership Picnic

MD-FAWL’s First Annual General Membership Picnic. Our first annual picnic was a great success. Food, fun and friends were on tap, as well as volley ball, a bounce house, and an egg-hunt. Attendance by members, friends and families was abundant. Thanks to Linda Leali for organizing, with the help of... Read More

Rainmaking: Skills to Develop Business for Women by Women

Rainmaking: Skills to Develop Business for Women by Women – a free CLE offered to MD-FAWL members. Hosted by Board Member, Lara Bach, this CLE featured an impressive panel of women partners who lead successful law firms in South Florida, including our own FAWL-member, Katie Phang. Thanks to Weil Gotshal... Read More

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The @mdfawl community congratulates the new leaders of the Gwen S. Cherry Black Women Lawyers Association and Melba Pearson The Resident Legal Diva on becoming the new President! ... See MoreSee Less

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We had a great time at our Past Presidents Brunch yesterday honoring the amazing Past Presidents of our organization. And we had an even better time celebrating Hon. Gill Freeman’s birthday! ... See MoreSee Less

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Last night’s Table For 8 with Greg Sandler, GC of Spruce Finance was a huge success. We learned a lot about what it takes to be a successful GC and got some quality insight about how lawyers in private practice can keep their clients happy! Thanks Greg! ... See MoreSee Less

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Please note the Tech Roadshow has been postponed until further notice. Stay tuned @mdfawl for more on this!Join us Thursday, June 21 for the TECH ROADSHOW dlapiper! We are stoked to geek out with some of our friends @gscbwlaw LawPay @callruby @servemanage! Register online!event/2018/6/21/tech-roadshow ... See MoreSee Less

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We are honored to welcome our new @FLBarPresident Michelle Suskauer, the first former public defender to serve as President.

We look forward to an exciting year ahead!

We proudly announce the official formation of the Miami-Dade FAWL Foundation, a 501(c)(3) not-for-profit entity, created to support law student scholarships! Interested in making a contribution to a student's future? Contact us at @FAWL_FAWL @theflabar

We are so thankful that our @MDFAWLPrez and her family are safe! @theflabar @FAWL_FAWL @WeilGotshal

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