|Board Biography: Janet Zagorin|
Board Secretary and Charter Member Representative (FWA)
TIAW - The International Alliance for Women
New York, USA
Ms. Zagorin serves as the Client Service Officer at Sidley Austin LLP. In that capacity, she is responsible for key client service initiatives, working with management on business initiatives, leading client teams and client advocacy and overseeing Corporate Responsibility activities. Ms. Zagorin provides advice, counsel and strategic input to the firm’s management, CMO and other senior professionals. She has been at Sidley since 2001 and has been responsible for global practice and business development initiatives, global marketing and media relations.
Ms. Zagorin has been on the Board of New York Cares since 1988 and currently serves as a Vice President, and is a member of the Executive, Audit and Communications Committees. She is also a member of the Advisory Council of the Arts and Business Council of New York, the Friends Committee of the Bronx Charter School for Excellence and serves as a Vice Chair of the Global Agenda Committee of the Financial Women’s Association. She previously served as the Chair of the ABA’s Standing Committee on the Law Library of Congress and has lectured and written on a range of issues in legal firm management and legal research.