Category Archives: Conferences

National Black Prosecutors Association 30th Annual Conference & Job Fair


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NBPA Conference & Job Fair Registration is Open!

Please click here to register for the conference and/or job fair.

Please click here to sign up for NBPA Membership. 

  • Conference Dates:  July 14-20, 2013

  • Job Fair:   July 16, 2013

  • Location:  Rosen Shingle Creek (Orlando, Florida)

For more information on Rosen Shingle Creek please click here.

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2013 HNBA National Events: The Time is Now. Register Today!

NHBA 2013 Conference
HNBA is looking for reliable, dependable, and resourceful students!

We ask for a commitment of 10 hours minimum, in exchange for the ability to attend all Conference CLEs and events at no charge. A mandatory volunteer orientation will take place on Tuesday, March 15th at the Grand Hyatt Atlanta in Buckhead. Law students who fulfill their commitment of hours have the Conference registration fee waived, and may attend parts of the conference during which they are not scheduled to work as our guest. Volunteers report directly to Liz Ugbomah, and may be supervised by other HNBA Staff.

Click here to download the Volunteer Agreement
Please send Volunteer Agreement Liz Ugbomah at

Click 2013 HNBA National Events: The Time is Now. Register Today! for more information about the conference.

2012 Women in Law Leadership WILL Academy

Women in Law Leadership Academy
 2012 Women in Law Leadership
(WILL) Academy

Changing the Rules of the Game:
It’s About Time

Presented by the Commission on Women in the Profession and the Young Lawyers Division

WHEN:  December 6-7, 2012

WHERE:  The Palace Hotel; San Francisco, CA

  • Registration

Early Bird Deadline – September 20

Registration Fees – Individual Rates and Group Discounts

Register Online – Individual Registration

Group Registration

  • Keynote Speakers

  • The Honorable Angela Bradstreet, San Francisco County Superior Court
  • Edith R. Perez, Partner (Ret.), Latham and Watkins LLP and President, Los Angeles Board of Police Commissioners (1997-1999)
  • Amy Rao, Founder and Chief Executive Officer, Integrated Archive Systems
  • Programs

Download the brochure in PDF format

View the detailed daily schedule

Changing the Rules of the Game:
It’s About Time

  • The Building Blocks of Success: Business, Community and Institutional Leadership
  • The Rainmaking X Factor: It Is More Than Just a Plan
  • Pick Me: Critical Self-Promotion Skills for Rainmaking
  • Business Leadership in Alternative Paths
  • Setting Our Sights on the C-Suite
  • Team Leadership: Playing to Our Strengths
  • Communication Skills: Can We Talk?
  • Institutional Leadership: Making a Play for the Top
  • Building a Strategy for Success
  • Negotiation: Everywhere from the Boardroom to the Homeroom
  • Changing the Rules of the Game
  • CLE

View information regarding CLE credit

  • General Questions

Questions?  Please contact Alia Graham at or 312.988.5715.

Out of the Closet & Into Your Office


Out of the Closet and Into Your Office: Representing LGBT Clients 2012 

Hosted by:

Central Florida Gay and Lesbian Law Association

Gay and Lesbian Lawyers Association

Gay and Lesbian Lawyers Network, Inc.

  • Date: June 23, 2012
  • Where: Caribe Royale – 8101 World Center Drive, Orlando, Florida 32821 ( mention Central Florida Gay & Lesbian Law Association for discount room rate

Schedule of Events

  • Welcome: 9:00 a.m. – 9:15 a.m.
  • Family Law, Estate Planning, Real Estate, & Bankruptcy: 9:15 a.m.- 10:30 a.m.
  • Judges’ Panel: 10:45 a.m.-12:00 p.m.
  • Transgender Panel: 12:15 p.m.-1:20 p.m.
  • Immigration and Criminal Defense Panel: 1:30 p.m.-2:30 p.m.
  • Discrimination: Housing, Employment & Public Accomodations: 2:45 p.m.-3:50 p.m.
  • Practice Tips, Marketing, Where Do We Go Now?: 4:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.
  • Cocktail Party: 5:00 p.m.

Cost of Registration

  • $50.00 before May 15, 2012
  • $75.00 after May 15, 2012


National Association of Law Students with Disabilities Annual Conference

The National Association of Law Students with Disabilities (NALSWD) 

 hosts its Annual Conference in Washington, D.C.

Friday, March 9, 2012- Sunday, March 11, 2012

All law students with disabilities are encouraged to attend NALSWD’s Annual Conference at George Washington University Law School in Washington, D.C. (2000 H Street, NW Washington, DC 20052).  The conference will feature panels on getting bar exam accommodations, employment disclosure and accommodations issues, government hiring, and updates in disability law. There will also be a bevy of lawyers with disabilities in attendance, eager to provide advice and mentoring and to connect students to job opportunities! We have an impressive line-up of speakers working in the government, non-profit, and private sectors.

Friday night: Happy Hour to meet other students                                 

Saturday all day: panels, keynote,  reception with young D.C. lawyers with disabilities, and small group dinners in D.C.

Sunday morning: disability law crash-course, closing speaker, and student meetings to set priorities for NALSWD going forward.

All types and degrees of disabilities are encouraged to attend. The NALSWD conference is a great way to meet lawyers and law students with disabilities from all over the country that can be an incredible support network. 

 Full details about the conference and free registration can be found here:

 If you have any questions, please email Beth Kolbe (NALSWD President,