Andrea Kramer: Lawyer of the Year, Gender Diversity
Andie Kramer, owner and designer of Andie-K Wearable Art, was honored as Lawyer of the Year: Gender Diversity (Private Practice) at the Chambers USA Women in Law Awards on April 9, 2014 in New York. Presented annually, the Women in Law Awards recognize the most outstanding performances by female lawyers who are committed to furthering the advancement of women in the law.
A true champion of diversity and an innovator on issues of gender equality, Andie was recognized for her sustained, wide-ranging accomplishments including mentoring many women lawyers at McDermott, Will & Emery, establishing the Women’s Leadership Series and Women’s Coaching Program, and leading “self-evaluation” classes for McDermott’s associates.
Among her many outside activities, Andie founded and serves as board chair of the Women’s Leadership & Mentoring Alliance and is a founding board member of the The Women’s Treatment Center (Chicago, IL), an alcohol and substance abuse rehabilitation facility for pregnant women and small children.
Please join us in congratulating Andie for her extraordinary efforts and accomplishments. Her dedication and passion for helping others is an inspiration to all of us and sets a sterling example for women and men alike in all professions.