Andy Yoo Pearson, Vice President and Associate General Counsel
Jean Lee Minority Corporate Counsel Association (MCCA), President and CEO
Jyoti Chopra Pearson, Senior Vice President, Global Leader, Diversity & Inclusion
MaLora McCullough Morgan, Lewis & Bockius LLP, Acting Director of Diversity and Inclusion
Diversity & Inclusion
Program Level: Beginner
Duration: 60 minutes
Delivery Date: December 17, 2018
Release Date: January 23, 2019
This course will provide a general overview of Diversity and Inclusion in the legal profession. The information provided from a major global company, a major international law firm and a DI professional association will provide practical tips to drive diversity for your legal organization. It will focus on the business case for DI, why Clients/law firms are driving DI across the profession, and how to develop your DI brand.
At the end of this webinar, participants will be able to (i) understand the business case for diversity, (ii) work with law firms to enhance DI in the profession, and (iii) develop visible DI programs that build your DI brand.
– Business Case for DI for Clients
– DI Connections to global social movements
– Clients driving DI at law firms and law firm DI Programs that work
– DI trends/demographics in the Legal Profession
– Developing your DI Brand and being a visible DI leader
– Closing remarks
This program is currently available for 1.0 specialty credit in the following states (if you have already satisfied the specialty credit in the state(s) below, this program will provide 1.0 general credit):
California: Elim. of Bias
|Illinois: Div. & Incl.|
Minnesota: Elim. of Bias
New Hampshire: Ethics
New Jersey: Ethics
New York: Div. & Incl.
|North Carolina: Ethics|
North Dakota: Ethics
Ohio: Prof. Conduct
Oregon: Access to Justice
This program is also currently available for 1.0 general credit in the following states:
*In Hawaii and New Jersey, we rely on their reciprocity policies pursuant to which our programs are deemed accredited once they are approved in the various reciprocity states where we apply such as California, Illinois, New York, Pennsylvania and Texas.
For information on attendance reporting, please refer to the CLE Info page.
Vice President and Associate General Counsel, Pearson
President and CEO, Minority Corporate Counsel Association (MCCA)
Senior Vice President, Global Leader, Diversity & Inclusion, Pearson
Acting Director of Diversity and Inclusion, Morgan, Lewis & Bockius LLP
Diversity & Inclusion