Andie  Kramer Author of Evaluating Organization Development
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Andie Kramer

Equity Partner
McDermott Will & Emery

Andie is a partner at McDermott Will & Emery LLP, which is one of the “10 Best Big Law Firms for Female Attorneys.” As the founding chair of the firm’s Gender Diversity Committee and the current co-chair, Andie has made it her prerogative to advocate for women at her law firm, and for women in the workforce in general. Her extensive research, astute observations, and pragmatic voice have made her a nationally recognized advocate for women’s advancement and an authority on gender communic

Biography

Andie is a partner in the international law firm McDermott Will & Emery LLP, where she heads the firm’s Financial Products, Trading & Derivatives Group. She is a nationally recognized authority on gender communication, having mentored thousands of women and written many articles on the subject, including co-authoring the American Bar Association’s guide, “What You Need to Know About Negotiating Compensation.” Andie co-founded the Women’s Leadership and Mentoring Alliance (WLMA) and currently serves as the organization’s board chair. She was named one of the 50 Most Influential Women Lawyers in America by the National Law Journal and received the prestigious Gender Diversity Lawyer of 2014 award from Chambers USA. She is Chair Emerita of the Chicago Foundation for Women.

Areas of Research / Professional Expertise

    • Navigating gender stereotypes to achieve career success
    • Understanding gender communication differences to avoid negative stereotypes
    • Positive attitudes for career success
    • Advocating for yourself to advance in your career
    • Steps to take to be seen as a leader

Websites

Books

Featured Title
 Featured Title - Breaking Through Bias - 1st Edition book cover

Videos

Andie and Al Speaker Reel

Published: Feb 14, 2017

Don't Take Yourself Too Seriously

Published: Feb 14, 2017

How are women and men different in corporate meetings?

Published: Feb 14, 2017

Andie and Al on modesty and self-evaluations

Published: Feb 14, 2017

How can we communicate with each other?

Published: Feb 14, 2017

What Women Can Do TODAY

Published: Feb 14, 2017

Asking for a Raise

Published: Feb 14, 2017

Getting an Assignment

Published: Feb 14, 2017

Gender Communication

Published: Feb 14, 2017

Supporting Your Review

Published: Feb 14, 2017

Owning Your Ideas

Published: Feb 14, 2017

Gender Communication Studies

Published: Feb 14, 2017

What Not to Do

Published: Feb 14, 2017

Avery's Journey Scene 1: The Interview

Published: Feb 14, 2017

Avery's Journey Scene 2: The Client Meeting

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Avery's Journey Scene 3: Interacting with Colleagues

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Avery's Journey Scene 4: The Follow-Up Client Meeting

Published: Feb 14, 2017

Avery's Journey Scene 5: The Review

Published: Feb 14, 2017