Schedule at a Glance - See below for Details on Specific Sessions


Registration & Breakfast

8:00am to 9:00am

Morning Plenary

Adis Vila: Creating and Inclusive Organizational Culture is Everyone's Business

9:15am to 10:30am

Legal Policy and Ethics Regarding the Education of Migrants and Undocumented Lawyers in the U.S. with María M Pabón

 How to Manage and Develop A Generational Inclusive Workforce with Tonia Morris

 Are There Winners and Losers in “Big Tent” Diversity?  with Robert White and Courtney Dredden Carter

 Panel: All About Inclusion: A Conversation With Hiring Managers in Private Practice and Corporate In-House Departments with Ryan B. Whitacre, Anne Lee Benedict, Britton Nohe-Braun, and Andrew Unthank

10:45am to Noon

Diversity Fatigue Sucks: Best Practices for Sustaining Fresh & Relevant Inclusion Programs with Dionne M King

Integrating Diversity & Inclusion into the Business with Christina Herrmann, Chandra Kilgriff and Kristine McKinney

Proactive Lawyer Self-Assessments: Promoting Professionalism, Inclusivity, and Access to Justice with Jonathan White

Panel: Judicial with Gary Jackson


Lunch, Welcome & Plenary Speaker Introduction


Afternoon Plenary 

Ronetta Francis: Bloom Where You're Planted

1:45pm to 3:00pm

Mastering the Art of Self-Promotion: Effective (but Tactful) Ways to Toot Your Own Horn and Accelerate Career Progress with Tiffani Lee

Baked In Inclusion with Erica Edwards-O'Neal

Redesigning the Hiring Paradigm to Optimize Recruiting & Retaining Diverse Talent with Niki Khoshzamir

Panel: Avoiding Tokenization: Lessons from Diverse Law Students in Ensuring an Inclusive, Equitable, and Supportive Legal Experience in the Field with Alexi Freeman, Rebekah Gordan and Desiree Palomares

3:15pm to 4:30pm

CLI-YLD Presents: Coaching the Diverse New Attorney: How to Succeed and Advance in Your Law Office with Eli Wald

Pride and the Prejudice of Names with Roberto Montoya and Monica Williams

Transgender at Work with Ryann Peyton

Panel: General Counsel

Practice Pitch (optional)

4:30pm to 5:30pm



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