October 18, 2018
11:00 am - 12:00 pm, Central Time
Professional Identity: Evolving from Law School to the Work Place
Co-sponsored with Cumberland BLSA. We are hosting a panel of prominent attorneys of diverse legal professions that will share with us how they have evolved as minority law students into successful legal careers. The speakers will discuss identity, power and privilege as it relates to the legal profession and methods that we can adopt in which to overcome perceived biases.
Devan Byrd: Hare Wynn
Kira Fonteneau: 5 Points Law, Founding Partner
Sidney Jackson: Business Litigation, Civil Rights, Class Action
Marcus Maples: Baker Donelson, Shareholder
Hope S. Marshall: White, Arnold, Dowd
Miya Moore: Burr Forman
Ontario Tillman: Maxwell Law Firm
Earlisha Steele: UAB Office of Counsel
Light refreshments will be served.