NYSBA Members: $25
Reducing Minority Attrition Rates at Law Firms and Maximizing Potential Through Diversity
Learn successful strategies for retaining minority lawyers in your law practice and about how government agencies have successfully implemented in-house diversity
programs to hire and retain minority attorneys.
CLE Live Program
1.0 Credit in Diversity, Inclusion & Elimination of Bias
Sponsored by the Business Law Section Committee on Diversity and Inclusion and the Committee on Continuing Legal Education.
FREE for NYSBA Business Law Section Members
NYSBA Member: $25 | Non-Member: $25
Thursday, February 27, 2020
CLE Program | 6:30 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.
Networking Reception | 7:30 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.
Goodwin Procter LLP | The New York Times Building | 620 Eighth Avenue | Between 40th and 41st Streets | NYC
- Retaining Minority Lawyers
- Opportunities for Lawyers Beyond the Law Firm - How Government Agencies Have
Successfully Implemented In-House Diversity Programs to Hire and Retain Minority
Kenneth G. Standard, Esq., Epstein Becker & Green, PC, NYC
Elizabeth Harris, Esq., Upper Manhattan Empowerment Zone, NYC
Lenel Hickson, Esq., Commodities Futures Trading Commission, NYC
Angelina Whitfield, Esq., Axinn, Veltrop & Harkrider LLP, NYC
Peter W. LaVigne, Esq., Goodwin Procter LLP, NYC
Anthony Q. Fletcher, Esq., Law Office of Anthony Q. Fletcher, NYC
Newly Admitted Attorneys: To receive skills credit, newly admitted attorneys must take accredited transitional CLE courses in traditional live classroom settings that have been approved by the CLE Board for use by newly admitted attorneys. For more information about the CLE Rules, please go to www.nycourts.gov/Attorneys/CLE.
Out of State Accreditation: This program has also been approved for MCLE credit by the State Bar of California, the Pennsylvania Continuing Legal Education Board and the Board of Continuing Legal Education of the State of New Jersey. If you require MCLE credit in other states, we can provide you a Uniform MCLE Form.
Partial Credit for Program Segments Not Allowed: Under the New York State Continuing Legal Education Board Regulations and Guidelines, attendees at CLE programs cannot get MCLE credit for a program segment (typically, a lecture or panel, of which there are usually several in a program) unless they are present for the entire segment. Those who arrive late, depart early, or are absent for any portion of the segment WILL NOT receive credit for that program segment.
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