Frequently Asked Questions

FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

When is the meeting taking place?
March 5-6, 2019. Please note that Mardi Gras is happening at the same time so please plan accordingly.

Where is the meeting taking place?

The meeting takes place at the Windsor Court Hotel located at 300 Gravier Street, New Orleans, LA 70130. Please note that Mardi Gras is happening at the same time so please plan accordingly.

I can’t get a sleeping room at the conference hotel.

The WWCDA room block at the Windsor Court Hotel is already sold out, but they still have some rooms at current rates. We also recommend Hilton New Orleans Riverside, the hotel of the 33rd Annual National Institute on White Collar Crime. It is a short 0.3 miles away from the Windsor Court Hotel and currently still has availability. As previously announced, Mardi Gras ends on March 5, 2019, and hotel rooms should be booked immediately.

I can’t register. Please help.
This meeting is intended for our chapter attorney members. If you did not get an invitation and would like to receive one or
did receive an invitation and cannot register, please email events@wwcda.org.

I want to attend. How do I register?
This meeting is intended for our chapter attorney members. If you did not get an invitation and would like to receive one or
did receive an invitation and cannot register, please email events@wwcda.org.

I want to invite my colleague. How do I do that?
This meeting is intended for our chapter attorney members. Please email events@wwcda.org to request an invitation for a
colleague.

I want to become a sponsor. How do I do that?

If you would like to become a sponsor of the WWCDA, please contact:

Karen A. Popp
Co-Founder and Global Chair of WWCDA and Partner at Sidley Austin LLP
202.736.8053
kpopp@sidley.com

What is the WWCDA?

The Women’s White Collar Defense Association (WWCDA) promotes the common business and professional interests of women attorneys and other professionals who specialize in the representation of corporations, other organizations, and individuals facing government enforcement actions, internal investigations, compliance, and ethics matters. We promote diversity in the legal profession, facilitate networking and business development, and provide educational programming. WWCDA’s initiatives facilitate women connecting, collaborating, and advancing in white collar defense around the world.

I want to join the WWCDA. How do I do that?

To learn more about the chapter in your area please visit our Chapter section on the website here or contact Karen A. Popp, Global Chair and Co-Founder, or Kristin Graham Koehler, Secretary.

Karen A. Popp
Sidley Austin LLP
1501 K Street, N.W.
Washington, DC 20005
+1 202 736 8053
kpopp@sidley.com

Kristin Graham Koehler
Sidley Austin LLP
1501 K Street, N.W.
Washington, DC 20005
+1 202 736 8359
kkoehler@sidley.com