Jenner & Block

General Assembly of the Jewish Federations of North America, Washington, DC

Jenner & Block Partner Debbie L. Berman participated in the General Assembly of the Jewish Federations of North America that was held on November 8-10. Ms. Berman also took part in a panel discussion about programming for Jewish executive and professional women, where she discussed the JUF Executive and Professional Women’s Network that she co-founded in Chicago. This event had 3,000 attendees from North America.

The Jewish Federations of North America represents 157 Jewish Federations and 400 Networks communities, which raises and distributes more than $3 billion annually for social welfare, social service and education needs.

The JUF Executive and Professional Women’s Network is a networking group designed to bring women together from a variety of diverse fields including lawyers, financial service and real estate professionals, entrepreneurs and corporate executives.  The goal of the group is to promote professional achievement and success among its members.

Debbie L. Berman is a partner in the Firm's Litigation Department.  She is a Co-Chair of the Media and First Amendment Practice and a member of the Complex Commercial Litigation Practice and the Unfair Competition, False Advertising and Lanham Act Practice.  She is also Chair of the Firm's Women's Forum Steering Committee and the Litigation Associate Assignment Subcommittee.  Ms. Berman is AV Peer Review Rated, Martindale-Hubbell’s highest peer recognition for ethical standards and legal ability.

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