DI02 Diversity and Inclusion: Learning the Nuts and Bolts (2021CLC)

June 17, 2021

2:00 PM to 4:00 PM (Eastern Daylight Time)

The Diversity and Inclusion Track 

Presented by the Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Committee 

About the Program

Do you wish to do more to diversify your practice and make it more inclusive? Then this session is for you. Although geared towards small to midsize firms, it will benefit large firms as well. 

You Will Learn

  • How implicit biases can manifest themselves in the workplace to impede opportunities for all individuals
  • Why diversity and inclusion is good for business
  • How to get started assessing where you are and where you want to go, including how to draft a substantive diversity policy and following up on that commitment
  • About proper employment practices from the advertisement, through the interview to hiring to broaden diversity
  • How to be mindful of societal conditioning in order to retain good talent 

Who Should Attend

Any attorney wishing to learn more about how to diversify and make their practice more inclusive.  

CLE Credit

2.0 CT (Ethics); 2.0 NY (D&I)

Speakers

angela-robinson Hon. Angela C. Robinson (Ret.)
Quinnipiac University School of Law, Hamden

John Letizia John M. Letizia
Letizia Ambrose & Falls PC, New Haven