Young Lawyers Section Leadership Academy Thursday

Thursday, January 25, 2018
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
MCLE Credits TBA


New York State Bar Association Young Lawyers Section
Leadership Academy

Hilton Midtown Hotel New York
1335 Avenue of the Americas
New York, NY

January 25 and January 26, 2018

Total MCLE Credits:  8

9:00 AM – 9:10 AM

SECTION CHAIR                       
John Christopher, Esq., Sahn, Ward, Coschignano PLLC, Uniondale 
Anne LaBarbera, Esq., Anne LaBarbera Attorney at Law, New York | Syracuse | Finger Lakes and Southern Tier
Terrance Tarver, Esq., Tarver Law Firm, P.C., Garden City | Astoria 

NYSBA Committee on Leadership Development 

The Committee on Leadership Development serves as a resource to the President-Elect by identifying individuals who have an interest in becoming more involved and who want to work toward various leadership roles within the organization.  Chairwoman Elean DeFio Keane will speak about the committee and the many ways in which one can become involved in leadership in the Association 

Elena DeFio Keane; Chairperson, Committee on Leadership Development 

9:10 AM – 10:50 AM
Top Tech Tools for Leaders & Ethically Using Social Media

Nicole Black, Esq. 

10:50 AM – 11:00 AM
10 Minute Break

11:00 AM – 12:40 PM
Women and Leadership

Emily Franchina, Esq. 
Jacqueline Flug, Esq.     

12:40 PM – 1:40 PM

1:40 PM – 3:20PM 
Leadership and Being Aware of Implicit Bias   

Paula Edgar, Esq.

3:20 PM – 3:30 PM

3:30 PM - 5:10 PM 
Becoming a Successful Leader:  A Personal Story

Seth Presser, Esq.