Jeanmarie Whalen Nominated for 2017 Women In Leadership Award
Jeanmarie Whalen, a shareholder at Domnick Cunningham & Whalen, has been nominated for the Executive Women of the Palm Beaches’ 2017 Women in Leadership Award in the Private Sector category.
The 34th annual awards ceremony honors women who demonstrate excellence in their chosen professions or who have made a significant difference in Palm Beach County through their volunteer work. The four award categories include the Nonprofit, Private, Public and Volunteer Sectors. The awards will be presented at the annual WILA luncheon scheduled for May 11, 2017, at the Kravis Center for the Performing Arts.
Ms. Whalen is a successful civil trial lawyer with a national practice devoted solely to representing victims of catastrophic personal injury and wrongful death. Her extensive record of leadership includes service as both the local and statewide President of the Florida Association of Women Lawyers, where she was instrumental in establishing a number of trial advocacy seminars designed specifically for women lawyers. She is a past Chair of the Women’s Caucus of the Florida Justice Association and past Chair of the Florida Bar Convention. She currently serves on the Board of Governors of the American Association for Justice and the Florida Justice Association and is an Executive Cabinet member of the American Heart Association Go Red for Women Campaign.