Women in Law

Women in Law Reception

Postponed until 2021

Event Chairs

Kristin R. Adams

Kristin R. Adams

Ellen W. Smith

Ellen W. Smith

We are sincerely grateful to our 2020 sponsors, Leadership Circle members and hosts who continue to support the work of AWF during this time.

2021 Featured Speaker

Sarah Hurwitz, First Lady Michelle Obama’s Chief Speechwriter (2010-2017) and author

Sarah Hurwitz

First Lady Michelle Obama’s Chief Speechwriter (2010-2017) & Author of Here All Along

Sarah Hurwitz was a White House speechwriter from 2009 to 2017, starting out as a senior speechwriter for President Barack Obama and then serving as chief speechwriter for First Lady Michelle Obama. Sarah worked with Mrs. Obama to craft widely-acclaimed addresses – including her 2016 Democratic National Convention speech and her political speeches during the 2016 campaign cycle – and traveled with the First Lady across America and to five continents. Sarah also worked on policy issues affecting young women and girls as a senior advisor to the White House Council on Women and Girls. She is also the author of Here All Along: Finding Meaning, Spirituality, and a Deeper Connection to Life -- in Judaism (After Finally Choosing to Look There).

Sponsorship Opportunities

Advocate Sponsors

Rogers & Hardin logo
Aon logo
Parker Poe logo
Global Payments logo

Leadership Circle

Kristin R. Adams

Cari Dawson

Mark D. Wasserman

Host Committee

Lohr Beck-Kemp
Heather D. Brown
Margaret H. Campbell
Judge Lillian Caudle
Sallie A. Daniel
Dorian Denburg

Erin Harris
Laura A. Komarek
Judge Jane Manning
Elizabeth Noe
Ellen W. Smith
Kristen Weathersby

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Women in Law is the Atlanta legal community’s annual fundraiser to support the work of The Atlanta Women’s Foundation. The event attracts several hundred people who are interested in creating a healthier community by lifting up women and girls. The funds raised will support AWF’s mission to lead women and girls from poverty to prosperity.

For questions or information on sponsorship opportunities, please contact Ali Cobb at acobb@atlantawomen.org.