TITLE

Bernard, Michelle

AUTHOR(S)
J. P.
PUB. DATE
September 2011
SOURCE
Current Biography;Sep2011, Vol. 72 Issue 9, p16
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Biography
ABSTRACT
A biography of lawyer, journalist, and political commentator Michelle Bernard is presented, who is also the founder, chairman, and chief executive officer (CEO) of the Bernard Center for Women, Politics & Public Policy. She was born from Jamaican parents on July 30, 1963 in Washington, D.C. She studied at Wooton High School, Howard University, and earned a law degree from the Georgetown University Law Center. Bernard also worked as an associate in several law firms.
ACCESSION #
66652796

 

Related Articles

  • HAIL TO THE CHIEFS. Carter, Terry // ABA Journal;Jul2003, Vol. 89 Issue 7, p33 

    Discusses the adoption of business management model by law firms in the U.S. Job of a chief development officer; Reason for not appointing lawyers with chief executive officer (CEO) jobs; Problem with the CEO model.

  • Chief executives should be business leaders. Steele, Andy // Lawyer;6/25/2007, Vol. 21 Issue 25, p61 

    The author offers an explanation on the specific duties and responsibilities of chief executive officers in law firms in Great Britain. He points that chief executives in law firms are senior lawyers who were given the title because other titles have been given to others. He emphasizes that the...

  • Leading the lawyers. GIBSON, ANNE // New Zealand Management;Sep98, Vol. 45 Issue 8, p42 

    Examines the work of the chief executive officers of some law firms in New Zealand. Gary McDiarmid of Russell McVeagh McKenzie Bartleet & Co.; David Bassett of Rudd Watts & Stone; Peter Blades of Kensington Swan; Rick Bettle of Kensington Swan; Management strategies; Business philosophies;...

  • TOP RANKS: LAW FIRMS. Carbonaro, Maria J. // Business Journal (Central New York);01/01/2001 Book of Lists 2001, p32 

    Presents the top law firms in New York for the year 2001. Number of attorneys and staff; List of branch locations and area clients of Hinman, Howard & Katell LLP; Fields of concentration; Names of chief executive officers.

  • BLG puts on a brave face as commercial litigation star defects to Mayer Brown. Goswami, Nina // Lawyer;10/1/2007, Vol. 21 Issue 38, p6 

    The article reports that the three-team partner which was led by commercial litigation head Clare Canning to Mayer Brown has left Barlow Lyde & Gilbert (BLG) in Great Britain. According to a BLG insider, the desertion of the team was a great loss to the company. The insider added, the loss of...

  • Technology appeals to law firms as an equalizer. Morrison, Mary E. // B to B;6/23/2008, Vol. 93 Issue 9, p36 

    An interview with JoAnna Forshee, chief executive officer (CEO) of Envision Agency, is presented. When asked about the products and services that are in high demand by law firms, she states that law firms are experiencing the heat from a competitive market for legal services from providers in...

  • Jeremy Sweetland.  // Lawyer;11/26/2012, p66 

    An interview with Jeremy Sweetland, chief executive officer (CEO) of the British solicitors firm Guildhall Chambers, is presented. Topics include his worst experience as an attorney trainee, what time he usually leaves the office during the day, and what career he would have chosen if he had not...

  • Where legal eagles dare. Dent, Georhina // BRW;3/19/2009, Vol. 31 Issue 11, p40 

    The article discusses the factors to consider in dealing with the internal and external legal counsel of business enterprises in Australia. Australian Corporate Law Association (ACLA) Chief Executive Officer (CEO) Peter Turner encourages companies to rely on law firms when it comes to their...

  • Australia: Specialist forces. Kriegler, Yun // Lawyer (Online Edition);10/14/2013, p22 

    The article reports on new developments from the Australian legal market. It is informed that several specialist international business firms have entered into the Australian market as the federal election in September has ended political instability and low business activity. Clayton Utz chief...

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of THE LIBRARY OF VIRGINIA

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics