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Beyond Diversity and Inclusion

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What is Implicit Bias and its Socioeconomic Impact on the Legal Community?

Join members of the judiciary and law firm partners in a compelling, interactive training on the challenges legal professionals face dealing with persons in a global society. This training program will be an advanced class on how to interrupt implicit biases, its sub-categories, and its socioeconomic impact on our legal community. 

In our daily work, as legal professionals  we are held to the highest standard of conduct. To meet that standard, we are called upon to address biases that we have, which may not be explicit, but subtle, and nuanced. In our class, we will learn about strategies to help interrupt biases that are not simply based on race, gender, or gender orientation. 

Speakers:
Jamila Jefferson-Jones, Associate Professor, University of Missouri Kansas City School of Law; Interim Director, Black Studies Program, University of Missouri Kansas City, College of Arts and Sciences
Juan Thomas, Of Counsel, Quintairos, Prieto, Wood & Boyer; Former President of the National Bar Association
Sarah N. Wariner, Partner, Clark Hill Strasburger
Moderator:
Nina Fain, Trust Counsel, JSS Family Trusts; CBA Board of Managers
 
A reception will be help immediately following the program. Special thanks to our cosponsors, Clark Hill PLC and the American Bar Association’s State and Local Government Section.

Program Cost:
CLE Advantage Members/Law Students: $0
CBA Member: $30
Non-member: $30


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When
2/26/2020 3:30 PM - 5:00 PM
Where
Clark Hill PLC Suite 3900 130 E Randolph Chicago, IL UNITED STATES
Online registration not available.

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Presented By: Continuing Legal Education Committee
Experience Level: Advanced
MCLE Credit: 1.5 IL PR-MCLE Credit
Event Type: Seminar

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