Diamond McCarthy is pleased to report that Houston Partner Sofia Adrogué recently participated in and served as a Speaker and Mentor in Houston Business Journal’s speed networking event, “bizwomen Mentoring Monday.”
Approached for her professional accomplishments in addition to her continued dedication, commitment and contribution to Houston’s community, Sofia participated in the high-energy, speed coaching event on Monday, February 24, 2020. She also spoke during the event and mentored regarding professional trajectory, provided advice on persistence and perseverance, as well as advocated for a successful self.
Sofia was also one of four Mentors that were featured and quoted in a follow-up Houston Business Journal publication regarding the Mentoring Monday event, where she provided her thoughts regarding the most important pieces of advice she, herself, received from a mentor.
About bizwomen Mentoring Monday
The Journal selected 40 of Houston’s top business women—representing a range of industries from small business owners and entrepreneurs to executives of non-profit organizations and influential companies in the Houston area—who have demonstrated a commitment to the advancement of women in business. Those selected as Mentors offered career advice, business tips and guidance, leadership and networking skills to attendees from across the Houston community; guidance given that not only inspires future endeavors, but also encourages and empowers present efforts. Among those who mentored were corporate CEOs, CFOs, Presidents, Senior Vice Presidents, as well as Partners and Managers.
About Sofia Adrogué
A native of Argentina and counsel of 25 plus years, Sofia is a trial partner with Diamond McCarthy LLP, a national business litigation and insolvency boutique. She represents clients in all industries, ranging from entrepreneurs to multinational conglomerates with worldwide business holdings. She serves as an advocate and a facilitator, resolving a litany of issues for diverse parties. Having handled matters arising in Buenos Aires, Mexico City, Puerto Rico, and Texas, among other venues, she has obtained favorable judgments and settlements on behalf of both plaintiffs and defendants in U.S. state and federal courts and in ADR proceedings. She is a frequent CLE Speaker and/or Chair (over 125) and publisher (over 120). She envisioned and created the TEXAS BUSINESS LITIGATION treatise (ALM 2015, 2016, 2017, and 2019), now in its 4th Edition, serves as its Editor, and is the Chair of the TEXAS BUSINESS LITIGATION CLES. Adrogué has been profiled by many publications, including Texas Lawyer (one of Texas’ Top “40 Under 40”), Texas Monthly and Law & Politics Magazine (“Texas Super Lawyer”), Latino Leaders Magazine (“The Justice Professionals,” “Top Latino Partners in the U.S.,” “The 25 Most Influential Hispanic Lawyers,” “Top Latino Lawyers,” and “Most Powerful Women in Law”), and Houston Woman Magazine. She serves as the CoHost & Co-Producer of LATINA VOICES— MART TALK. She is a graduate of the Harvard Business School Owner/President Management Program, an alumna of the Harvard Business School, and received her J.D. from the University of Houston Law Center, magna cum laude, Order of the Coif and Barons, and her B.A. from Rice University, magna cum laude, Phi Beta Kappa, both on full academic scholarships.