Sponsored by the Maryland State Bar Association and the Baltimore County Bar Association, Professionalism Committee & Diversity & Inclusion Committee.
This two-part event focuses on racism, racial discrimination in the judicial system, and the role of bar associations. Part One involves an educational component with Dean McClain presenting on racism and implicit bias. Part Two shall be a facilitated discussion with members of the bar to determine our role as lawyers, advocates, and officers of the Courts. The facilitated discussion will provide all members of the BCBA a chance to voice their opinion on these issues.
Speaker: Russell McClain, Dean of Diversity and Inclusion at the University of Maryland Carey School of Law
Program Chairs: Ari Kodeck and Alexander Steeves
When: Part One - February 11, 2021; Part Two - February 25, 2021;12:00-1:30 p.m.
Where: Zoom (link to be emailed to registrants)
Registration is required. RVSP here to register for Part 1. RSVP here to register for Part 2.