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Failing with Grace: Choosing Resiliency

This program challenges attendees to reframe their tolerance for failure. Speakers will address the psychology of failure and resiliency. Attendees will leave with an understanding of the steadfast spirit, the significance of turning mistakes into stepping stones, and feel empowered to embrace failure and choose resiliency.

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Underrepresented: Attorneys of Color in Niche Practice Areas

This CLE features a conversation with attorneys who have forged paths in areas of the law with low representation, like alternative dispute resolution, property law, and environmental law.

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People of Color in Bar Leadership & High Level Leadership

People of color in the legal profession frequently do not have mentorship or leaders in the law to relate to, look to for guidance, or a safe place within the legal community. The need for affinity bar associations is even more imperative.

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En Route to the Bench—Demystifying Pathways to the Judiciary

Considering serving in the judiciary? Join us to hear from a diverse panel of judges who will discuss pathways to the judiciary, including the judicial election and appointment processes, the required fundamental skills, and the value and importance of diversity and inclusion in the judiciary.

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Taskforce Pillars

The Young Lawyers Division created the Women of Color Taskforce to support women in the legal profession. Find out what we stand for.

Fireside Chats

Fireside Chats

Addressing the experiences of women of color in the law

The Women of Color Task Force will host a fireside chat series consisting of interviews with women of color from various practice areas. Each chat will focus on topics related to the pillars of the taskforce.

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Replays

Barbara Arnwine

Barbara R. Arnwine, Esq, president & founder of the Transformative Justice Coalition, is internationally renowned for contributions on critical justice issues including the passage of the landmark Civil Rights Act of 1991 and the 2006 reauthorization of provisions of the Voting Rights Act.

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Dean Browne Lewis

Browne Lewis is Dean at North Carolina Central University Law School. She researches in the areas of artificial intelligence, assisted reproductive technology, environmental racism, and inheritance law. Her scholarship has appeared in prominent law reviews, and is the author of three books.

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Ramona Emilia Romero

During this segment, we talk with Ramona Emilia Romero, Vice President and General Counsel of Princeton University.

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Inaugural CLE Event

Inaugural CLE Event

Women of Color in the Legal Profession: Realism, Resilience, and Well-being

Join our panelists as they share their experiences as women lawyers of color and provide tips to increase your effectiveness as a lawyer while reducing your stress level. This is the inaugural event of the Women of Color Taskforce and first in the Blue Jeans Brunch Series.

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Civic Engagement

A Seat at the Table

Lead the Way: The Importance of Civic Engagement

Have you thought about improving your community but don’t know where to start? Join us as we spotlight the critical importance of young lawyers’ meaningful involvement at every level of government, including a discussions with DeRay McKesson, co-founder of CampaignZero, and Nevada Attorney General Aaron Ford.

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