Below are the names of our colleagues who are presenting at this year’s NALP Annual Education Conference. Thank you to this talented group of members who are sharing their respective expertise!

The NALP conference App is operational and you can easily find D&I programs by simply:

  1. Go to Schedule
  2. Click on Filter (top right corner)
  3. Select “Tags”
  4. Select “Diversity and Inclusion”

Safe travels everyone!

ALFDP Speakers

2019 NALP Annual Education Conference 

Date & Time

Title

ALFDP Speakers

Wednesday, April 10

10:30 – 11:45 am

Cultivating a Courageous Profession: True Inclusion Isn’t for the Faint of Heart

Kori Carew, Director of Strategic Diversity Initiatives, Shook, Hardy & Bacon LLP

1:15 – 2:30 pm

It’s Been a LONG Time: The Constant Evolution/Reinvention of your Legal Services Career

Michele Bendekovic, Director of D&I, Bass Berry & Sims PLC

Kia Scipio, Diversity & Inclusion Manager, Fish & Richardson P.C.

3:00 – 4:00 pm

Supporting First Generation Professionals: The Evolving Commitment

Yusuf Zakir, Diversity and Inclusion Professional

Thursday, April 11

9:00 – 10:15 am

Supporting Non-Binary, Trans, and Gender Non-Conforming Lawyers and Students

Courtney Dredden Carter, Associate Director of Diversity and Inclusion, Jenner & Block

Friday, April 12

10:30 – 11:45 am

Putting the “I” in “D&I”: Closing the Loop on Diversity Efforts by Creating an Inclusive Environment

Kisha Nunez, Associate Director of Recruiting and Diversity, Wachtell, Lipton, Rosen & Katz

10:30 – 11:45 am

They Wore What?! The Expectations and Costs of Covering Identities

Kori Carew, Director of Strategic Diversity Initiatives, Shook, Hardy & Bacon LLP

Yusuf Zakir, Diversity and Inclusion Professional

1:45 – 3:00 pm

So You Want to Do D&I in a Law Firm or Law School?

Courtney Dredden Carter, Associate Director of Diversity and Inclusion, Jenner & Block

Kia Scipio, Diversity & Inclusion Manager, Fish & Richardson P.C.