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Diversity Conference

A Conference of the Virginia State Bar.

Conference News and Information

May 14, 2018

VSB Diversity Conference and the VADA Host CLE

Understanding Diversity as a Civil Trial Laywer

May 23, 2018

4:30-5:30 PM

Hardywood Park Craft Brewery
2408 Ownby Ln., Richmond, VA 23220 

1.0 HR CLE approved

This CLE is a joint presentation between the VSB Diversity Conference and the VADA. This CLE program will provide practical advice for practitioners in recognizing and understanding how changing demographics in the Commonwealth of Virginia affect their civil litigation practice. The program will explain how attorneys should consider diversity and cultural differences when conducting client and witness interviews. The panelists also will address how diversity and changing demographics factor into jury selection and civil trials. Reception to follow. 

To register, email Sherma Mather at smather@vada.org. Seating is limited, so register soon.