CLE Series – Part 1 | Presented by the OCBA Diversity & Inclusion Committee
Tuesday, May 10 | 4 p.m. to 5:15 p.m, | CNY Philanthropy Center, 431 E. Fayette St. (corner of Townsend) — Second Floor Ballroom | 1.5 MCLE (1.5 Professional Practice) | Under NYS rules this CLE has been APPROVED for both Newly Admitted and Experienced Attorneys
Sign in begins at 3:30 p.m. Informal wine and cheese networking reception to follow from 5:30 – 7 p.m.
- M. Eric Galvez, Esq. of Barclay Damon
- Paula C. Johnson, Esq., Professor of Law at Syracuse University College of Law
- Melanie Cuevas-Rodriguez, Esq., Associate Director of Career Services at SUCOL
- Moderator: Suzette M. Melendez, Esq., Director of Children’s Rights and Family Law Clinic at SUCOL.
This FREE program will unpack how implicit or unconscious bias can significantly derail any diversity and inclusion efforts that are in place in a work environment or an organization. The goal of the CLE series is to raise awareness about implicit bias, demonstrate its impacts and explore ways to address it.
Save the Date: Part 2 in this series on Wednesday, June 15 will focus on Diversity & Inclusion Best Practices, with a panel discussion to be held at the SU College of Law. Then, the second annual Summer Associate/Intern reception, including presentation of the first-ever Diversity & Inclusion Achievement Award, will be held. Details and registration information to follow.
This event is fully booked.