Women in Law

Across the nation, women lawyers have been taking a stand against major law firms in order to obtain their equal rights. As studies from professional sources have consistently shown that even in today’s legal field, women partners at law firms earn roughly 80% of what their male counterparts do. That results in a loss of over one million dollars per lawyer every ten years.

This week, lawyer Kerrie L. Campbell sued her employer, Washington law firm Chadborn & Parke, on behalf of herself and her female coworkers. Campbell is demanding compensation for a lack of proper wage as well as an overall wage gain to match that of her male counterparts. The Portland Business Journal has more on the story.

 

Leading Her Field

Having recently won Wealth and Finance’s Business Woman of the Year Award, Naegeli CEO Marsha Naegeli is familiar with hard work and being a leader in her field. It is thanks to her tireless innovation that Naegeli Deposition and Trial stands out as one of the leading court reporting firms in the nation with state-of-the-art techniques and technologies an integral part of their services. For expert court reporters in Portland, Oregon, consider adding Naegeli to your team.