Murphy & McGonigle to Partner with SIFMA to Host Women’s Leadership Forum

September 25, 2018 (New York, NY)

Murphy & McGonigle’s Women’s Initiative will serve as a sponsor of the Securities Industry and Financial Markets Association (SIFMA) Women’s Leadership Forum on Thurs., Oct. 25 in New York City. The focus of this Women’s Leadership Forum is to address ways to enhance positive culture within the financial services industry.

Stephanie Avakian, Co-Director of the U.S. Securities and Exchange (SEC) Division of Enforcement will be the featured keynote speaker at the half-day event. Elizabeth Davis, a shareholder at Murphy & McGonigle and a former Chief Trial Attorney at the Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC), will act as Moderator for the Forum. More than 200 women leaders in financial services are expected to attend the event.

“We look forward to partnering with SIFMA in convening senior financial industry professionals to share their insights on ways to enhance positive culture within our industry,” said Katherine McGrail, Chief Diversity & Inclusion Officer and leader of the Women’s Initiative at Murphy & McGonigle.

The purpose of Murphy & McGonigle's Women's Initiative is to attract, retain, and champion top-flight female legal talent. The Women's Initiative hosts, sponsors, and participates in several efforts that advance the development of women in law and the community at large.

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