Midyear 2021

Diversity Events at Midyear

The ABA Center for Diversity and Inclusion in the Profession has compiled a basic calendar of diversity and inclusion-related events taking place during the 2021 ABA Virtual Midyear Meeting -- February 17-22, 2021.

Below is a list of events sponsored or co-sponsored by entities within the ABA Center for Diversity and Inclusion.  All event times listed are in Central Time. 

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Wednesday, February 17

Commission on Disability Rights Business Meeting
10:00 AM - 1:00 PM

Coalition on Racial and Ethnic Justice Business Meeting
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM

Council for Diversity in the Educational Pipeline Business Meeting
2:30 PM - 5:30 PM

CLE: Practice Forward - State of the Art Best Practices for a Profession Impacted by the Pandemic
Co-Sponsor: Diversity and Inclusion Center
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Slay the Dragon: Documentary Discussion
Co-Sponsors: Coalition on Racial and Ethnic Justice, Diversity and Inclusion Center, Commission on Hispanic Legal Rights and Responsibilities, Commission on Sexual Orientation and Gender Identity
4:00 - 5:00 PM

Thursday, February 18

CLE: Redistricting: What Every Lawyer Should Know about the Decennial Process of Redrawing Electoral Lines
Sponsor: Commission on Hispanic Legal Rights and Responsibilities
10:15 AM - 11:45 AM

ABA Diversity and Inclusion Advisory Council
10:30 AM - 12:30 PM

Judicial Clerkship Program
Sponsor: Council for Diversity in the Educational Pipeline
12:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Commission on Women in the Profession Business Meeting
12:30 PM - 4:00 PM

Spirit of Excellence Awards
Sponsor: Commission on Racial and Ethnic Diversity in the Profession
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Friday, February 19

Commission on Racial and Ethnic Diversity in the Profession Business Meeting
10:00 AM - 12:30 PM

Judicial Clerkship Program
Sponsor: Council for Diversity in the Educational Pipeline
11:00 AM - 1:00 PM

Diversity and Inclusion Center Business Meeting
12:30 PM - 3:30 PM

Judicial Clerkship Program
Sponsor: Council for Diversity in the Educational Pipeline
3:00 PM - 5:00 PM

GOOD Guys Judicial Edition: Calling all GOOD Guys: Male Leaders are Key to Diversity, Equity, & Inclusion
Sponsors: Commission on Women in the Profession, National Conference of Women's Bar Associations
4:00 PM - 6:00 PM

Diversity Center Awards Presentation
5:30 PM - 6:30 PM

Saturday, February 20

Judicial Clerkship Program
Sponsor: Council for Diversity in the Educational Pipeline
10:30 AM - 1:00 PM

ABA Minority Caucus of the ABA House of Delegates
Sponsor: Diversity and Inclusion Center, Commission on Racial and Ethnic Diversity in the Profession
3:30 PM - 5:30 PM 

Stonewall Awards Celebration
Sponsor: Comission on Sexual Orientation and Gender Identity
5:30 PM - 7:00 PM

Sunday, February 21

Commission on Sexual Orientation and Gender Identity Business Meeting
9:30 AM - 1:30 PM

Women's Caucus
Sponsor: Commission on Women in the Profession
1:30 PM - 3:00 PM

LGBT Caucus
Sponsor: Comission on Sexual Orientation and Gender Identity
3:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Don't see your event here? To add an event, please email details of your event to diversity@americanbar.org and we will post your event.