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Q&A: Lawrie Demorest, Rainmaker Award

The Alston & Bird partner discusses her personal journey in the legal profession

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Age: 58

Q: Did you begin focusing on mentoring women lawyers when you returned to Atlanta?

A: When I came to Alston & Bird, because I was in a much bigger environment, there was much more opportunity to mentor. And I was much more senior, so it was more natural for me to be mentoring the people who were coming up behind me and the associates who were working directly for me.

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