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Affinity Group 2017 Annual Report
Our affinity group programs for lawyers of color, women lawyers, and LGBT lawyers create a sense of community.
Launched in 2008, the programs have expanded to include more than two dozen affinity groups:
From networking lunches to movie nights, our affinity groups regularly host events throughout the year. These events allow members to get acquainted with one another in informal settings. Some events from the past year include:
In July 2017, over 30 women associates and partners from MoFo’s Washington, D.C. and Northern Virginia offices attended a game and trivia night hosted by the D.C. Women’s group.
Northern Virginia associate Shouvik Biswas hosted a Star Wars: The Last Jedi movie viewing and lunch for associates and staff of the D.C. / NoVa Attorneys and Paralegals of Color group.
MoFo Women London welcomed external speaker Anisha Osman Britton, founder of 23 Code Street, for a night of coding and cocktails in MoFo’s London office.
The New York Asian Associates group hosted a dinner celebration in honor of partner sponsor Ko-Yung Tung’s mentorship. Attendees enjoyed a night of good food and karaoke.
The Los Angeles Women’s group held a baby shower for four of the group’s women associates beginning maternity leave in the spring of 2017.
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