2009 NALP Diversity Summit

February 9, 2009 by  
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The Association of Law Firm Diversity Professionals has joined with the National Association for Law Placement (NALP) to sponsor the 2009 Diversity Summit, entitled: Implementing an Advanced Client-Driven Diversity Strategy: Tactics for Success.

The summit will be held on June 5, 2009 at the Hyatt Regency in Chicago.  For more information on the summit and to register please click here or visit the NALP website directly at www.nalp.org.

ALFDP President Emeritus Anna Brown Co-Chairs PLI Diversity Conference

February 2, 2009 by  
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On February 25, 2009, ALFDP President Emeritus Anna Brown is Co-Chairing PLI’s Beyond Diversity 2009:  The Next Generation.  The program originates from New York and is available nationwide via live webcast.   Current Board Member Alphonzo Grant will moderate a panel on “Expanding the ‘pipeline’:  what role should the legal community play.”  Other topics to be addressed include:

  • The impact of the recession on diversity programs
  • The views of General Counsel:  what are their diversity objectives for outside counsel
  • The expectations of diverse associates — what partners and diversity directors need to know

Please click here for more information:  http://www.pli.edu/emktg/strongmail/LWN9_2.htm