Thursday, Aug. 27, 2009
National Conference for the Minority Lawyer
MBA to co-sponsor conference Thursday, Sept, 24 - Friday, Sept. 25 at the Hotel Sofitel in Philadelphia
The MBA is proud to co-sponsor the National Conference for the
Minority Lawyer, along with the ABA's Business Law Section, Section
of Litigation and the Commission on Ethnic and Racial Diversity in
the Profession Thursday, Sept, 24 - Friday, Sept. 25 at the Hotel
Sofitel, 120 S. 17th St., Philadelphia.
Meet and network with lawyers from diverse backgrounds and
practice settings to improve your legal skills and learn how to
manage professional challenges unique to minority lawyers. You will
hear from nationally recognized speakers, enjoy two complimentary
lunches, attend the networking reception and participate in
interactive workshops. Conference highlights include:
- 2009 Employment Law Challenges;
- Career Paths in the Bankruptcy Field;
- Transactional Skills for a Changing Environment;
- Private Dispute Resolution: What Makes it Work?;
- The Educational Pipeline and "Call to Action;" and
- Hot Topics in Discovery.
Click here to view the conference
For registration information contact Toyin Alaka at (312) 988-5562
or via e-mail. Click here for a printable application. Click here to register online.