Dr. Katharina Körber-Risak is the founder and partner of Körber-Risak Rechtsanwalts GmbH and has been specializing in labor law since 2004. She is an accomplished author with numerous publications to her name, a respected speaker and lecturer at universities, a sought-after expert in radio and television, and a recipient of multiple awards. In fact, she was recently ranked among the top 5 labor lawyers in Austria by trend. magazine.
As a woman in law, I believe that equal opportunities for women in legal professions are crucial for achieving gender equality in society as a whole. It is essential that women have equal access to education, training, and career advancement in the legal field, as well as equal pay and equal recognition for their contributions. I am committed to improving the situation of women in law because I believe that diversity in the legal profession not only enhances the quality of legal services but also helps to promote a more just and equitable society. Organizations such as The Women in Law Initiative are important because they provide a platform for women to network, share experiences, and support each other in overcoming the unique challenges faced by women in the legal field.
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