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James Leipold on LGBTQ+: The Progress We’ve Made and the Path Forward Today we’re joined by NALP Executive Director James Leipold to learn more about the structural changes needed to promote inclusion in the legal profession. James talks about the progress we’ve made in law schools and law firms, and the structural changes he foresees The post Episode #11 appeared first on Legal Innovators.…
In celebration of Juneteenth, Legal Innovators co-founders Jonathan Greenblatt and Bryan Parker hosted a webinar entitled “Diversity of Law School Deans is Changing the Approach to Legal Education.” The event featured Eboni Nelson (Dean of University of Connecticut School of Law), A. Benjamin Spencer (Dean of William & Mary Law School), Danielle Holley-Walker (Dean of The post Diversity of Law School Deans is Changing the Approach to Legal Education appeared first on Legal Innovators.…
June 17, 2021 4:00pm ET Hear from our panel of law school Deans, including Deans Eboni S. Nelson, University of Connecticut School of Law, A. Benjamin Spencer, William & Mary Law School, Danielle Holley-Walker, Howard University School of Law, and Dayna Bowen Matthew, The George Washington University Law School, as they explore: The historic change The post [Webinar] Diversity of Law School Deans is Changing the Approach to Legal Education appeared first on Legal Innovators
Washington, D.C. (June 8, 2021) – Legal Innovators announced today a collaboration with Hotshot, a sophisticated digital learning platform for lawyers. The move expands on the dynamic training regimen for the talented junior attorneys that Legal Innovators places with law firms and corporate legal departments. To prepare attorneys from diverse backgrounds for the leap from The post Legal Innovators and Hotshot collaborate to help prepare lawyers for practice appeared first on Legal Innovators.…
In honor of May being Mental Health Awareness Month, Legal Innovators focused on increasing mental and physical well-being for our attorneys and staff. In a profession where levels of anxiety and stress are prevalent, bringing attention and sensitivity to mental health issues can make all the difference in one’s career path and overall well-being. That The post May Mental Health Awareness Month at Legal Innovators appeared first on Legal Innovators.…
In Episode 10 of The Law in Black and White, Jon and Bryan welcome Liz Price of Alston & Bird and Siobhan Handley of Orrick to discuss their roles as Chief Talent Officers in Big Law and innovation in law firm operations, particularly in light of the COVID-19 pandemic. In this episode, Liz and Siobhan The post The Law in Black & White: Episode 10 Recap – Chief Talent Officers Creating Innovative Approaches to Legal
Chief Talent Officers Creating Innovative Approaches to Legal Hiring This week, we’re joined by Alston + Bird’s Chief Legal Talent Officer, Liz Price, and by Siobhan Handley, Chief Talent Officer at Orrick, about the changes their firms are implementing to retain diverse talent in big law.   Listen & Subscribe: The post Episode #10 appeared first on Legal Innovators.…
In episode 9 of The Law in Black and White, as part of Women’s History Month Jon and Bryan talk to Véronique Goy Veenhuys about her work in combating the gender pay gap through her organization, EQUAL-SALARY. Véronique Goy Veenhuys is a Swiss social entrepreneur and equal pay advocate. She has a master’s degree in The post The Law in Black and White: Episode 9 Recap Véronique Goy Veenhuys on EQUAL-SALARY appeared first on Legal
Véronique Goy Veenhuys on EQUAL-SALARY and Gender Equality Véronique Goy Veenhuys, founder and CEO of EQUAL-SALARY, joins us to discuss EQUAL-SALARY, a practical and scientific certification process that allows companies to verify and communicate that they pay men and women equally.   Listen & Subscribe: The post Episode #9 appeared first on Legal Innovators.…
In episode 8 of The Law in Black and White, Jon and Bryan talk to Angela Grant and LaTanya Langley about the role of the General Counsel and Chief Legal Officer in driving cost savings and diversity, equity, and inclusion efforts within an organization. Angela Grant is a creative leader with legal and business expertise The post The Law in Black and White Episode 8 Recap: The Changing Role of the General Counsel appeared first…