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O’Melveny’s Chopra Named to “Women Worth Watching” List by the Diversity JournalSeptember 27, 2011 O’Melveny & Myers' Los Angeles partner and Chair of the Firm’s Labor and Employment Practice, Apalla Chopra, was named to the Diversity Journal’s 2011 “Women Worth Watching” list.
Nominated by their colleagues, peers, and mentors for their initiative and achievements, recipients of this award represent executive women of purpose and drive who represent diversity within their spheres of influence and the global community.
In her profile, Chopra shares a couple of lessons she has learned through relationships and interactions with trusted mentors and challenging work experiences, which have been critical to the growth of her career. Chopra offers to the readers the following three lessons: “Be an inspirational leader; invest in others; and take advantage of ‘inopportune’ opportunities.”