On May 9, 2019 Legare, Attwood & Wolfe partner Cheryl Legare completed her year serving as the Georgia Association of Women Lawyers as the organization’s president and welcomed Christina Baugh as GAWL’s 2019 – 2020 president and Veronica Higgs Cope as president-elect.
Cheryl has been an active member of GAWL since graduating law school in 2002. In addition to her recent functions as GAWL president, Cheryl served on its Foundation Council and was the Foundation President from 2007 – 2008. Over her years as a GAWL member, Cheryl has held Co-Chair positions on the Mentoring Initiative (2008-2009), the Scholarship Committee (2009-2010), and the Solo/Small Firm Affinity Group (2013 – present). She was VP of Programs from 2006-2011, the VP of Public Affairs (2014-2015) and VP of Mentoring (2015-2016).