“I could see the value of an education. But going beyond college – that wasn’t something that was modeled.”

Authors: Lisa M. Baird

Female graduate

In the most recent edition of our video series celebrating our membership in #SeeHer, first-generation lawyer and Reed Smith Counsel Lisa Baird describes the light bulb moment when she realized that a law career was within reach – and how the firm worked to retain her as she integrated family life with a demanding career.