DALLAS – April 21, 2021 – Allison Stewart, an associate of global law firm Greenberg Traurig, LLP's Litigation Practice will serve as a panelist discussing “How to Be a Mentor” for Lawline, an online Continuing Legal Education (CLE) resource, on April 23 at 11 a.m. CST.
Stewart will address how to be a mentor in the legal field, including what makes a good mentorship match, how to communicate with your mentee, how mentorship can be mutual, and other tips and tricks for a successful mentorship relationship. She will be in discussion with Ava Farshidi, founder of Avocate, a national mentorship organization that connects female law students to female attorneys.
Stewart, who is based in the firm’s Dallas office, focuses her practice on commercial disputes over a variety of industries, including financial services, technology, and health care. She advises clients on contract and lending disputes, regulatory actions, and product liability, and medical malpractice defense. She is also the host of “Women In Law On The Record,” a podcast spotlighting women in the legal field. In her downtime, Allison is a mentor in the Avocate organization.
About Greenberg Traurig, LLP – Texas: Texas is important to Greenberg Traurig, LLP and part of its history. With approximately 130 Texas lawyers in Austin, Dallas, and Houston, Greenberg Traurig has deep roots in the Texas business, legal, and governmental communities. Greenberg Traurig Texas works with clients to address their interdisciplinary legal needs across the state utilizing the firm’s global platform. The Texas attorneys are experienced in industries key to the state’s future, including: aviation, chemicals, construction, education, energy and natural resources, financial institutions, health care, hedge funds, hospitality, infrastructure, insurance, media, medical devices, pharmaceutical and biotechnology, real estate, retail, sports, technology and software, telecommunications, transportation, and video games and esports.
About Greenberg Traurig: Greenberg Traurig, LLP (GT) has approximately 2200 attorneys in 40 locations in the United States, Latin America, Europe, Asia, and the Middle East. GT has been recognized for its philanthropic giving, diversity, and innovation, and is consistently among the largest firms in the U.S. on the Law360 400 and among the Top 20 on the Am Law Global 100. The firm is net carbon neutral with respect to its office energy usage and Mansfield Rule 3.0 Certified. Web: www.gtlaw.com