2019 ABA Midyear Meeting

On Friday, January 25, 2019 in Las Vegas, the National Conference of Women’s Bar Associations, the National Conference of Bar Presidents, the ABA Young Lawyers Division, and the ABA Commission on Women in the Profession co-sponsored the following program:

NCBP Afternoon Plenary – GOOD Guys (Guys Overcoming Obstacles to Diversity): The Next Generation of Leaders
Companies and organizations that are diverse from the bottom to the top have a happier, more engaged workforce. The newest generation of male leaders is key to the advancement of women and diverse professionals. Join us for a discussion of the rewards of diversity and inclusion, and learn from “Next Gen” GOOD Guys (GOOD=Guys Overcoming Obstacles to Diversity) about how they are using their leadership to increase diversity and inclusion in the profession.

MODERATOR
Teresa M. Beck, San Diego, CA, Co-Chair of CA Litigation, Chair of AZ Litigation, Buchanan, Ingersoll & Rooney, and Board Member, National Conference of Women’s Bar Associations

SPEAKERS
Jerome Crawford, Troy, MI, Associate General Counsel, Horizon Global Corporation, President, Wolverine Bar Association & Foundation, and Executive Council Member, State Bar of Michigan Young Lawyers
Andrew Schpak
, Portland, OR, Past President, Multnomah Bar Association and Member, ABA Standing Committee on Bar Activities and Services
Steven Velkei, Los Angeles, CA, Senior Partner, Baute Crochetiere Hartley & Velkei LLP
Brad Waldron, Las Vegas, NV, Vice President, Risk Management, Caesars Entertainment Corporation

To see more photos from the program, click here.

Las Vegas GOOD Guys Panel