On August 2nd, Montage Legal’s Kandy Williams spoke on panel for the Lawyers Club of San Diego about parent attorneys returning to the workforce after taking time off to raise children. This CLE put on by the Lawyers Club’s Balance Commitee provided great advice to stay-at-home lawyer parents who are thinking about getting back into the work-force, whether it’s through freelance work, work at a law firm, or government work. The panelists were as follows:
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Kandy then joined Brobeck Phleger and Harrison LLP’s corporate and securities group, where she negotiated venture capital financings on both the venture capital fund side and the company side in the high technology and emerging growth sectors. After taking some time off to be at home with her two children, Kandy relaunched her legal career by consulting with entrepreneurs and start-up companies and eventually started her own law firm. She affiliated with Montage Legal Group in early 2010.
In addition to her legal career, Kandy sits on the Board of Directors and the Governance Committee of Hope University, which provides an arts-centered curriculum for adults with developmental disabilities.
Kandy was recently interviewed by “Critical Mass: The Radio Show” to talk about how entrepreneurs could benefit from engaging a business attorney in the early stages of the lives of their business. Click here to listen to her radio interview.
Kandy has also been featured by iRelaunch, a company started by Carol Fishman Cohen, the well-known author of “Back on the Career Track: A Guide for Stay-At-Home Moms Who Want to Return to Work.” iRelaunch produces career reentry programming, events, and content for employers, universities, organizations and individuals. Kandy was featured as a “Success Story” for getting back into the legal market after taking time off to raise her children.
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