ABOGADAS FOR CHANGE

Something is brewing in Latin America. Up and down the continent, networks of female attorneys are springing up and thriving. Among the first was ?Jurídico de Saias? (or ?Lawyers in Skirts?). Created by former GE Brazil general counsel Josie Jardim, now associate GC at Amazon, the group is a network and discussion forum where close to 1,000 female in-house counsel meet and swap stories and advice.