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Washington Lawyer Profiles Susan Esserman on Advancement of Women’s Rights, Commitment to Public Service

September 7, 2017

The Washington Lawyer profiled Steptoe partner Susan Esserman on her career-long commitment to education, mentoring, and public service. In June, Ms. Esserman was presented with the 2017 Chambers Women in Law Award in recognition of her “outstanding contribution to advancing gender diversity.” She is also the founder and director of the University of Maryland SAFE Center, which provides “survivor-centered and trauma-informed” services to victims of human trafficking.

In the Q&A profile, published in the September 2017 issue of the magazine, Ms. Esserman discusses equality in law firms, leadership opportunities for female attorneys, and her involvement with the SAFE Center.

The full profile can be read at the Washington Lawyer.