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Race, Class, Power and Privilege in Public Service Law

January 15 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm

$10 – $50

Wednesday, January 15, 2019
6:00 – 7:00PM
1 Credit – Diversity, Inclusion and the Elimination of Bias**

**Diversity Inclusion and the Elimination of Bias is a newly required credit for all experienced attorneys registered in New York State as of January 1, 2018. For more information, please see the courts website. NOTE – this requirement is for experienced attorneys only (admitted more than 2 years).

Description

The BBA’s Diversity, Membership, and Professional Ethics Committees invite you to kick off 2020 by fulfilling your required Diversity, Inclusion and Elimination of Bias CLE credit. On January 15, 2020, the BBA is presenting on the topic “Race, Class, Power & Privilege in Public Service Law” led by Shannon Cumberbatch, Director of Diversity, Equity & Inclusion and Supervising Professor, The Bronx Defenders Holistic Defense Externship at Columbia Law School. Ms. Cumberbatch’s presentation will touch on the common ways issues of race, class, nationality, orientation/gender identity and expression, bias, privilege and lack of cultural consciousness can manifest in the attorney client-relationship, and how we can be more thoughtful and reduce bias in our practices. Please note that only experienced attorneys can receive the Diversity Credit.

Faculty

  • Shannon Cumberbatch, Esq.
    Director of Diversity, Equity & Inclusion and Supervising Professor, The Bronx Defenders Holistic Defense Externship at Columbia Law School

Cost

BBA Member $30
Non-Member $50
Student Member $10
Non-Attorney $40
Government/Nonprofit Attorney $40
Loyalty Pass Holder FREE**

+$20 for walk-up registration

**For information on our pre-paid Loyalty Pass, please contact Jen Bryan at 718-624-0675 ext. 209.

BBA Sponsor:

Diversity Committee
Chair – Joy A. Thompson
Membership Committee
Chair – Anthony Vaughn, Jr.
Professional Ethics Committee
Chair – Hon. Barry Kamins

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Details

Date:
January 15
Time:
6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Cost:
$10 – $50
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Venue

Brooklyn Bar Association
123 Remsen Street
Brooklyn, NY 11201 United States
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Phone:
(718) 624-0675
Website:
brooklynbar.org