Appellate Law Group LLC has been certified as a Women’s Business Enterprise (WBENC) by the Women’s Business Enterprise National Council, the nation’s largest third-party certifier of businesses owned and operated by women. This certification helps our corporate and public clients meet their diversity goals.
Appellate Law Group Certified By the Women’s Business Enterprise National Council
[Philadelphia, PA] 01/11/2019 Appellate Law Group LLC, the first woman-owned appellate-law boutique on the East Coast, offering international-law experience and foreign-language proficiency, is proud to announce national certification as a Women’s Business Enterprise by the Women’s Business Enterprise Council East, a regional certifying partner of the Women’s Business Enterprise National Council (WBENC).
“As more corporations are looking to diversify, WBENC Certification gives us the eligibility to compete for these opportunities. I am enthusiastic that the business world is looking for more women-run businesses.” – Virginia Hinrichs McMichael, Managing Attorney
WBENC’s national standard of certification implemented by the Women’s Business Enterprise Council East is a meticulous process including an in-depth review of the business and site inspection. The certification process is designed to confirm the business is at least 51% owned, operated and controlled by a woman or women.
By including women-owned businesses among their suppliers, corporations and government agencies demonstrate their commitment to fostering diversity and the continued development of their supplier diversity programs.
Women Owned Law
Virginia McMichael is a founding member and sponsor of Women Owned Law. Women Owned Law is a ground-breaking group created to connect and advance women legal entrepreneurs.
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Women Owned Law Mission
Women Owned Law is a global network of women owned law and legal services firms. We provide a forum for women legal entrepreneurs, their clients and prospective clients, referral sources and strategic partners to come together, support each other and enhance each other’s businesses. We create opportunities for women owned law and legal services firms of all stages to access education, programming and other resources to start, build and grow successful business enterprises. We are dedicated to increasing the influence of and raising awareness about women entrepreneurs in the legal ecosystem.
Women Owned Law Vision
Empowering women entrepreneurs to revolutionize the business of law.
We are a certified Women Owned Company.
Women Owned is an initiative from the Women’s Business Enterprise National Council (WBENC) and WEConnect International to create a movement of support for Women Owned businesses. We support female entrepreneurs and those who do business with them by raising awareness for why, where and how to buy Women Owned.
Any storefronts, websites and product labels bearing the Women Owned Logo have been certified as at least 51 percent owned, operated and controlled by a woman or women by WBENC in the United States and WEConnect International globally.