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Diversity Summit 2020

Tuesday, January 21, 2020 @ 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm

flyerWhy isn’t the legal profession more diverse yet?

Co-sponsored by the Bar Association of San Francisco, California ChangeLawyers, and
the California Constitution Center

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1:00 — Keynote Speaker

Chief Justice of California Tani G. Cantil-Sakauye

2:00 — Current state of the profession

Executive Director Yolanda Jackson (BASF) and Donna Hershkowiz (State Bar of California) will analyze recent data on the profession’s diversity and pipeline programs.

3:00 — Evaluating pipeline programs

Executive Director Chris Punongbayan (Changelawyers) and Director of Programs for Academic and Bar Success Sara Berman (AccessLex) will analyze pipeline programs research and make recommendations to increase the rate of diverse law school graduates entering legal employment.

4:00 — Federal judicial clerk diversity

Judge Jeremy Fogel (Executive Director, Berkeley Judicial Institute) will discuss his ongoing study of diversity rates among federal judicial clerks and his view on the hiring process.


Tuesday, January 21, 2020
1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Event Category:


The Bar Association of San Francisco
301 Battery St
San Francisco, CA 94111
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California Constitution Center
Bar Association of San Francisco
California ChangeLawyers

Events are wheelchair accessible. For disability-related accommodations, contact the organizer of the event. Advance notice is kindly requested.

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