April 28, 2021

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Nandra Weeks to Present on the Business of COVID-19 at the Defense Research Institute's Women in the Law Seminar

Nandra Weeks, P.E. (Florida) will present on the business of COVID-19 at the Defense Research Institute's (DRI's) Women in the Law Seminar at 12:00 p.m. EDT on April 29, 2021. Her presentation is part of an attorney-led panel titled Wonder Women (and Men) – Lessons Learned in the Pandemic Trenches.

Geosyntec is a corporate member and active participant in DRI, particularly the Toxic Torts and Environmental Law committee.

Nandra's co-presenters are Kristine K. Campbell, U-Haul International Inc., Phoenix, AZ; Colette Durst, 3M Company, St. Paul, MN; Aya M. Salem, Sun Pharmaceuticals Industries Ltd., Princeton, NJ; and Alexis Sauer-Budge, PhD, Exponent, Natick, MA. The moderator of the session will be Karen K. Karabinos, Drew Eckl & Farnham LLP, Atlanta, GA.

Nandra Weeks is a Senior Principal Environmental Engineer based in Florida with more than 30 years of professional experience focused on the engineering and remediation issues associated with environmentally-impaired property redevelopment.

This virtual seminar's theme is "Own Your Worth in Law and Life. Attendees can learn about a variety of topics, such as how to come through crisis stronger; how the legal profession can achieve growth across the diversity spectrum; how to best enhance and highlight the strengths of their corporate witness; how the pandemic has impacted clients' approach to their business and risk management; how to silence the inner critic and address anxiety in the legal practice; and more.

DRI is the leading organization of defense attorneys and in-house counsel. Membership in DRI provides access to resources and tools for attorneys who strive to provide high-quality, balanced and excellent service to their clients and corporations. DRI is host to 29 substantive committees whose focus is to develop ongoing and critical dialogue about areas of practice. DRI provides access to resources and tools to grow your practice – members can search a database of more than 65,000 experts, attend renowned CLE seminars, conferences and webcasts, network with 16,000+ like-minded defense practitioners and more.

Panel Description

Reflecting on the fundamental changes to our clients' businesses, this panel will examine the broad implications the global pandemic has had across different industries. Topics include the science behind infectious diseases, effects on the workplace environment, supply chain impacts, business interruption and liability insurance claims, litigation challenges, and human resources protocols.

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More Information

About the event: https://www.dri.org/education-cle/seminars/2021/women-in-the-law
About DRI: https://www.dri.org/about/about-us
For more information about this organization, reach out to Amanda Hughes, Ph.D. at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..
For consultation regarding COVID-19 Support Services for Legal Counsel, contact Nandra Weeks at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..
Learn more about Nandra: https://www.geosyntec.com/people/nandra-weeks