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CELA Event: Diversity Leadership Summit: Virtual Panel & Live Reception (June 17, 2022)
June 17 @ 1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
On June 17, 2022, the California Employment Lawyers Association (CELA), and the Foundation for Advocacy inclusion & Resources (FAIR), plan on presenting their annual Diversity Leadership Summit virtually through zoom followed by a live meet and greet in both Northern and Southern California. This year our speakers and panel will be presenting on the following topic: Meaning, Money, and Balance; Finding purpose in Employment Litigation and making contributions through our work. We will have our speakers discuss how attorneys who identify as Black, Indigenous, Pacific Islander, and/or of color, have navigated the legal professions, work life balance, and how each has found purpose in their professional work from litigation/trials through, being on the bench and/or ADR work.
The Summit will qualify for 1.50 hours MCLE credit.
Date and time: Friday, June 17, 2022 1:00PM to 2:30PM (virtual event) & 4:30PM (NoCal and SoCal receptions).
Registration: FREE, but RSVP required. Register at: https://cela.org/?pg=events&evAction=showDetail&eid=250488
1:00-2:30pm: Virtual Panel
4:30pm: In-person Networking Receptions
NoCal Location: Arthur Mac's Tap & Snack 4006 Martin Luther King Jr. Way, Oakland, CA 94509 (www.arthurmacs.com)
SoCal Location: The LA Art Box 8020 Melrose Avenue, Los Angeles, CA 90046
DeCarol Davis, Legal Aid at Work
Hon. Judge George Acero, Sacramento County Superior Court
J. Bernard Alexander, Alexander, Morrison, & Fehr LLP
Stephanie Yang, thredUP Senior Counsel, Employment & Litigation