Three Fox Partners Nominated for 2015 Women Making a Difference Award by LA Business JournalMay 5, 2015 – Press Releases
Fox Rothschild is pleased to announce that Nancy Yaffe and Emily Yukich, all partners in the firm’s Los Angeles office, were selected by the Los Angeles Business Journal as 2015 Women Making a Difference Award Nominees. Yaffe and Yukich were among a select group of 203 women honored at the Los Angeles Women Making a Difference Symposium and Awards event held on May 4.
All were chosen for their outstanding accomplishments as women in business in the LA County region and for their leadership and dedication towards making a positive impact on the business world and their communities. Emily and Nancy were selected as part of the Corporate Citizenship category, and Nancy was a finalist.
Yaffe focuses her practice on labor and employment law counseling and litigation with an emphasis on problem prevention. She is also a member of the Women Lawyers Association of Los Angeles and the Step Up Women’s Network, and serves as co-chair of Fox’s Women’s Initiative. A dynamic and entertaining speaker who enjoys conducting management and employee training, Yaffe frequently presents on HR and employment law issues to various HR organizations including the Los Angeles Hotels Human Resources Association (LAHHRA)
Yukich counsels small to mid-sized businesses in the consumer products, clean tech, solar power, manufacturing and professional services industries on a variety of complex transactional matters. She also serves as the founder and co-chair of Women in LAVA (Los Angeles Venture Association), a strategic interest group focused on the specific needs of women entrepreneurs who are seeking seed or venture financing.