Cornell University

Labor and Employment Law Program

16 E. 34th Street, 4th Floor, 212-340-2866

Diversity and Inclusion: Women in Law Firms

March 3, 2011 - Cancelled





Clients want diverse legal teams. Many law firms have diversity programs to hire and retain women and minorities. Has there been real progress? Where are women today? What makes a program effective? Is there a difference between diversity and inclusion? How can the legal issues involved in diversity and inclusion be overcome? Join us for a provocative discussion of this important issue with:

• Lisa Nishii, Professor, Cornell ILR, Industrial Psychology
• Meryl Kaynard, Esq., Special Counsel to the President of Queens College
• Meredith Moore, Director of Global Diversity at Weil Gotshal & Manges LLP
• Brande Stellings, Esq., VP Advisory Services, Professional Service Practice, Catalyst

WHEN:   
Thursday, March 3, 2011
6:00 pm – 8:30 pm

WHERE:  
Cornell University ILR Conference Center
16 East 34th Street, 6th flr.
New York, NY 10016

FEE:   
$95.00 (includes light refreshments)

CLE CREDIT:  
2.5 CLEs Professional Practice (Transitional and Non-Transitional)

Cosponsored by: New York Women’s Bar Association