Katz and Queens Women’s Bar Honor Female Trailblazers in New York Law and Politics
Herrick counsel and co-chair of its Government Relations Group, the Hon. Elizabeth Holtzman, was honored by the Queens County Women's Bar Association and District Attorney Melinda Katz. Nearly 200 people virtually attended “Trailblazing Women: Heroic Firsts in the Legal System and Beyond,” to recognize leading women in law and politics.
Other honorees included Justices Doris Ling-Cohan and Ushir Pandit-Durant, Lieutenant Governor Kathy Hochul, New York Attorney General Letitia James, Bronx District Attorney Darcel Clark, Queens’ U.S. Rep. Grace Meng, the first Asian woman elected to congress in New York, and Chief Judge Janet Difiore.
The event was featured in the Queens Daily Eagle and the Queens Chronicle.