NYS Diversity Coalition Annual Networking Event for Lawyers of Color

When:
November 17, 2016 @ 5:30 pm – 9:00 pm
2016-11-17T17:30:00-05:00
2016-11-17T21:00:00-05:00
Where:
Dwyer Cultural Center
258 St Nicholas Ave
New York, NY 10027
USA
Cost:
Free
Contact:
New York State Diversity Coalition

NYS Diversity Coalition's Annual Networking Event for Lawyers of Color in Legal Services, Legal Aid and Firms with a Public Interest/Pro Bono Practice

SAVE THE DATE AND PLAN TO JOIN US FOR FOOD, DRINKS AND GREAT COMPANY! 

Guest Speakers:

  • Judge Pamela K. ChenUnited States District Court Judge for the Eastern District of New York - Nominated by Barack Obama on January 4, 2013, to a seat vacated by Raymond Joseph Dearie. Confirmed by the Senate on March 4, 2013, and received commission on March 5, 2013.
  • Demoya Gordon, Esq., Staff and Transgender Rights Project Attorney at Lambda Legal - Demoya Gordon is a Staff and Transgender Rights Project Attorney at Lambda Legal, the oldest and largest national legal organization committed to achieving full recognition of the civil rights of lesbians, gay men, bisexuals, transgender people and those with HIV. Demoya brings to her work an intersectional focus aimed at addressing the ways in which discriminatory laws, policies, and systems uniquely and disproportionately affect LGBT people of color, LGBT immigrants, and low-income LGBT communities.

 **CLE credits will be requested for portions of the program**

 **FREE ADMISSION WITH RSVP - PLEASE RSVP BY NOVEMBER 1, 2016**

RSVP HERE!