CMCP & IILP Diversity Symposium in San Diego
Thursday, March 27, 2014
3:30 - 8:00 PM
Mintz Levin Cohn Ferris Glovsky & Popeo PC
3580 Carmel Mountain Road
San Diego, California 92130
What is the state of diversity
and inclusion in the legal
profession in the US?
|Is it different in San Diego? Please join the Institute for Inclusion in
the Legal Profession ("IILP") and the California Minority Counsel
Program ("CMCP") for a symposium to discuss the state of diversity and
inclusion in the legal profession. Hear the most current data and
statistics available. Learn about the diversity within diversity.
Participate in a discussion about current strategies and efforts and how
they might best be implemented or advanced in San Diego.|
|Speakers will include:|
| Lawrence Baca, former Deputy Director, Office of Tribal Justice, U.S. Department of Justice Civil Rights Division on "American Indians in the Diversity Discourse"; |
Paula Pearlman, Executive Director, Disability Rights Legal Center, on "Consciously Overcoming Unconscious Biases Against Lawyers with Disabilities";
Gabriele Plickert, American Bar Foundation Researcher, on "Comparing Professional Work and Personal Lives of Female Lawyers in U.S. and German Cities";
Jamie Sinclair, Associate, Goldstein Rikon Rikon & Houghton, P.C. on "Who's on Law Review?"
Renee E. Turner, Judicial Law Clerk to the Honorable Thomas J. Motley, Superior Court of the District of Columbia, on "Redefining the Black Face of Affirmative Action"; and,
Mia Yamamoto, Law Offices of Mia Yamamoto, on "Transgender in Law".
|Thursday, March 27, 2014|
|Other Co-sponsoring Organizations: Japanese American Bar Association ("JABA"), Multicultural Bar Alliance of Southern California ("MCBA"), National Association of Women Lawyers ("NAWL"), National LGBT Bar Association, and National Native American Bar Association ("NNABA"), State Bar of California Council on Access and Fairness ("COAF"), Women Lawyers Association of Los Angeles. |
|Space is limited. Register now! |
|3580 Carmel Mountain Road|
San Diego, CA
3:30 – 8:00 PM
|Special thanks to our Premier Sponsor, |
The Claro Group; their support makes the publication of the IILP Review and the presentation of these symposia possible.
|CMCP is a State Bar of California approved MCLE provider. This program has been approved for 2.5 hours of General credit and 1.0 hours of Elimination of Bias credit. |
|The Institute for Inclusion in the Legal Profession is a 501 (c) (3) organization.|
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