Jeanmarie Whalen Lectures on Women Trial Lawyer Leaders Panel
Jeanmarie Whalen, a shareholder at Domnick Cunningham & Whalen, was a panelist on the Palm Beach County Bar Association Sidebar featuring Women Trial Lawyers. The panel, hosted in the Palm Beach County courtroom of the Honorable Meenu Sasser, featured Florida’s top female litigators. The panelists discussed key themes for young trial lawyers to excel in the courtroom including trial techniques and litigation strategies.
Ms. Whalen has an extensive record of leadership including service as President of FAWL, two-term President of the Palm Beach County Chapter of FAWL and co-founder of the Florida Justice Association Women’s Caucus. She currently serves as Chair-Elect of the American Association for Justice Trucking Litigation Group and will become the second woman in the history of the organization to lead this prestigious group of attorneys who handle complex and catastrophic cases arising from trucking accidents.
She is also the 2017 recipient of the Justice Barbara Pariente Award, presented to an individual who has demonstrated a commitment to promoting women in the legal community through their efforts, innovation and leadership. Additionally, in 2017 and 2018, she was nominated for the Women in Leadership Award in the Private Sector category by the Executive Women of the Palm Beaches. The 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.