Garden City, NY (PRWEB) January 27, 2015
NAPW honors Kara A. Pape, Attorney / Partner at Schaffer, Lax, McNaughton and Chen and a former partner of McHale & Connor, as a 2015 Professional Woman of the Year. Ms. Pape is recognized with this prestigious distinction for leadership in Law. As the largest, most-recognized networking organization of professional women in the country, spanning virtually every industry and profession, the National Association of Professional Women is a powerfully vibrant networking community with over 600,000 members and over 200 Local Chapters.
Attorney Kara A. Pape received her Bachelor of Arts from Loyola Marymount University where she graduated Magna Cum Laude. She received her J.D. from Loyola Law School. Now a shareholder at Schaffer, Lax, McNaughton & Chen, she excels at rainmaking, communications and networking. She has 27 years of legal experience and has tried numerous cases throughout Northern and Southern California.
Ms. Pape has developed a specialty in commercial vehicle litigation, catastrophic injury cases, sexual abuse claims and claims against governmental entities. She also handles insurance coverage matters, and has a special interest in the adoption and foster care system.
Awards & Accomplishments: B.A., Loyola University; J.D., Loyola Law School; Southern California Defense Council; DRI Los Angeles County Bar Association
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