On October 19, 2017, Women at KDW, teamed with South Asian Bar Association of New York (SABANY), the Asian American Bar Association of New York, Metropolitan Black Bar Association, and Lattice to host a panel by in-house counsel on how to effectively pitch for business. In her role as Women At KDW leadership and Women’s Committee Chair of SABANY respectively, associate Molly Rao
coordinated the successful event. Distinguished speakers on the panel included clients Rebecca Sanhueza, Senior VP, Associate General Counsel of IMG Worldwide, LLC, Kimberlee Malaska, Director and Counsel, Employment of Take-Two, and Kesari Ruza, VP of Legal Affairs, Branding & Marketing of HBO, and Counsel Susan Steinthal, Deputy General Counsel of Citizens Financial Group, and Darci Bailey, EVP, General Counsel and CHRO of S’well.The panel was moderated by Madhu Southworth, Senior VP, Legal & Business Affairs of AMC Networks. The panelists offered invaluable advice, and Kelley Drye attorneys from NY, CT, and NJ, panelists and attendees from SABANY and other organizations were able to network afterwards. It was a great opportunity for those who were able to join and participate.