Law360, New York (June 23, 2006, 12:00 AM EDT) -- When Axinn, Veltrop & Harkrider LLP partner Lauren Albert began practicing antitrust law in 1988, her female colleagues in the field were scarce, but she was lucky to have the guidance of several invaluable mentors. Nearly two decades later, she hopes to provide that camaraderie to women in similar shoes by spearheading a coalition of female antitrust attorneys in New York City.
The idea came to her, she says, during a cocktail party.
“I went from room to room, and there just weren’t very many women,”...
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