'Living the Mission' law luncheon series will feature Laura Thomas

'Living the Mission' law luncheon series will feature Laura Thomas

Laura Thomas, P.L.L.C., will speak at a "Living the Mission" luncheon from noon to 1:15 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 21, in Room 238, School of Law. Lunch will be provided.

Thomas believes that a lawyer's value becomes apparent only when employed on behalf of individual clients. She will discuss the idea that a lawyer can best understand and appreciate her power if she takes on a wide variety of cases and issues.

Thomas received her bachelor's degree from the University of St. Thomas in 1993. She earned a law degree at Loyola University Chicago School of Law in 1996.

She worked at Rider, Bennett, Egan and Arundel before establishing Laura M. Thomas. P.L.L.C. in 2002.

"Living the Mission" luncheon series presents UST alumni reflections on how to integrate faith, reason and service in one's personal and professional lives.

This speaker series is sponsored by the UST Alumni Association, the Events and Programs Committee of the board of directors, the University of St. Thomas School of Law's Career and Professional Development Center, the Worship Committee and Public Service Board.