Women and the Law

Women and the Law

About This Section

The Women and the Law Section promotes the objectives of the Delaware State Bar Association within the particular fields designated by the name of this Section by addressing the effect of laws upon women in Delaware and the delivery of legal services to them and to further the role of women in the Delaware legal community.


Kathleen Murphy

Kyle Evans Gay


Kelley M. Huff


Kate Harmon


Rebecca Byrd

Active Committees

Committee Chair(s)
Legislation & Advocacy Meryem Dede, Lauren Cirrinicione
Awards Loren Barron
Legislative Rebecca Byrd
Programming & Wellness Sara Bussiere, Clarissa Chenoweth, Elizabeth Powers
Retreat Kathy Miller, Yvonne Saville, Natalie S. Woloshin
Roxana Arsht Fellowship Chair Laina Herbert
Special Projects and Philanthropy Michelle Quinn, Lauren McCrery

Schedule of Meetings and Events (2017-2018)

Unless otherwise indicated, all meetings are held at 12:30 on the first Wednesday of the month at the DSBA offices at 405 N. King Street, Suite 100, Wilmington, DE 19801.

September 19, 2017 Welcome Back Social at Merchant Bar starting at 5:30pm
October 4, 2017 Monthly General Membership Meeting
November 1, 2017 Monthly General Membership Meeting
November 15, 2017 Thinking Outside the Law Firm Box:  A Panel of Female Practitioners Discussing Career & Life Outside the Private Sector,  5:30 PM, Morris James LLP.  RSVP Required.
December 6, 2017 Monthly General Membership Meeting
January 10, 2018 Monthly General Membership Meeting
February 7, 2018

Monthly General Membership Meeting

TBD Annual Retreat and CLE at TBD.   Pre-registration is required, and registration information will be via the Section’s listserv.  For more information on attending or presenting at the Retreat, please contact the Retreat Committee co-chairs
April 4, 2018

Monthly General Membership Meeting at Connolly Gallagher LLP, 1000 West Street, Suite 1400 in Wilmington

April  2018 Legislative Lunch, Legislative Hall, Dover.  More information to be distributed via the Section listserv.
May 2, 2018 Monthly General Membership Meeting
May 2018 Sisters in Success Program
June 2018 End of Year Picnic

Press Releases

Pending Legislation of Interest

Minutes of Prior Meetings

Women and Law Links


For information regarding Sections, please contact LaTonya Tucker, Director of Bar Services and Membership.
Changes to the Section’s webpage must be sent to WebsiteUpdates@dsba.org.