MSNBC’s Brzezinski Speaks at McGuireWoods in Washington

May 20, 2011

From Left to Right: Jackie Stone, Jessi Morrison, Mika Brzezinski (MSNBC), Amy Miller and Kim Cacheris.

Mika Brzezinski, New York Times bestselling author and co-host of MSNBC’s “Morning Joe,” was the featured speaker at a recent Women’s Leadership Forum event in McGuireWoods’ Washington, D.C. Office. More than 100 clients, prospects and McGuireWoods attorneys from Washington, Virginia and Maryland attended to hear Brzezinski discuss her latest book, “Knowing Your Value: Women, Money and Getting What You’re Worth.”

Each attendee received a signed copy of the book in which Brzezinski examines the role of women in the workplace, especially the challenges in gaining recognition and fair compensation. The sister of McGuireWoods partner Mark Brzezinski, she has written two books about issues facing professional women.

Brzezinski discussed the McGuireWoods event on a recent Morning Joe broadcast, saying that after meeting the group of women at the event, she “now knows why McGuireWoods is such a good law firm.” Click here to view the MSNBC segment.