TACOMA (October 9, 2015) – Ryan, Swanson & Cleveland, PLLC is pleased to announce that Shannon J. Lawless was sworn in as President of Washington Women Lawyers (“WWL”). Shannon has served on the state board of directors since 2011 and will be President for the 2015-2016 board year.
WWL is a statewide organization dedicated to furthering the full integration of women in the legal profession, to promoting equal rights and opportunities for women, and to preventing discrimination against them. In addition to continuing WWL’s well-established initiatives, Shannon is creating a board position dedicated to public service with the goal of expanding WWL’s reach beyond the immediate legal community, to contribute to the welfare of women and girls throughout the state. More information at http://www.wwl.org/.