This event will explore why the practice of arbitration and mediation has been persistently homogeneous—and how it can become more diverse and inclusive.
Paulette Brown, Locke Lord LLP; Past President, American Bar Association (ABA)
Professor Ben Davis, University of Toledo; Chair, ABA Section of Dispute Resolution
Deborah Enix-Ross, Debevoise & Plimpton LLP; Chair, ABA House of Delegates
William D. Johnston, Young Conaway Stargatt & Taylor, LLP; Past Chair, ABA Business Law Section
Professor Thomas J. Stipanowich, Straus Institute, Pepperdine University School of Law
Hon. Elizabeth S. Stong, U.S. Bankruptcy Court, Eastern District of New York
Table-top facilitators from the ADR Inclusion Network will facilitate break-out discussions.
Wednesday, January 17, 2018
New York Law School
Events Center, Second Floor
185 West Broadway
New York, NY 10013
4:30 p.m. to 7:45 p.m.
Registration begins at 4:00 p.m.
Wine and cheese reception to follow
1 credit in Diversity, Inclusion, and Elimination of Bias
2 credits in Professional Practice
Credits are transitional and non-transitional.
General admission: $30
Minority bar association members: $25