September 16, 2015
Polsinelli invites you to JOIN US for a dynamic panel that will discuss timely issues and trends impacting diversity in the legal profession.

Evolving Corporate Priorities: Why Diversity Matters

Wednesday, September 16, 2015

Panelists will discuss:

The 2015 State of Diversity in the Legal Profession: Are we where we should be in 2015? Has progress been made? What strides do we need to make to continue to diversify the legal profession?

Why Recruiting and Retaining Diverse Talent is Key to Success: Learn from executives why diversity in the legal profession is so critical to the bottom line, and the importance of inclusion in company and law firm diversity efforts.

Building and Maintaining a Diverse and Robust Group of Outside Counsel: Policies and strategies for holding law firms accountable for driving diversity and inclusion initiatives inside and outside of the firm.

  • Peggy Davis - Chief Officer, Programs and Strategic Integration - The Chicago Community Trust

Guest speakers:
  • Erin Kinahan - Senior Associate General Counsel - Northwestern Memorial HealthCare
  • Anna Simpson - Senior Associate Counsel - Sterling Bay