March 22, 2011Patricia Costello Slovak
, a partner in Schiff Hardin’s Labor and Employment
group is the recipient of the Chicago Bar Association’s Alliance for Women Founder’s Award. The Founder’s Award honors women lawyers who have significantly contributed to the advancement of women in the legal profession or other areas, and whose careers reflect the highest level of professional achievement, ethics and excellence.
“Pat is receiving this award for her tireless work mentoring attorneys and advancing the cause of women lawyers not only in Chicago but across the country,” said Ron Safer, Managing Partner of Schiff Hardin. “There is no one more deserving.”
Announced in March, the Chicago Bar Association Alliance for Women will hold an event for the recipients of the Founders and Alta May Hulett Awards with an annual awards luncheon at Noon on May 11 at the Standard Club (320 S. Plymouth Court).