Diversifying the Law: Moving Beyond the Diversity & Inclusion Statement

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Godfrey & Kahn SC

833 East Michigan Street

Milwaukee, WI 53202

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One of the key aspects of the Wisconsin Association of African-American Lawyers' mission is its dedication to ensuring diversity in Wisconsin's legal community. Join us on April 5th as we unpack the intricacies surrounding the need for diversity in the legal profession. Panelists from a variety of backgrounds and legal sectors will provide strategies and tips on how firms and companies can advance their diversity efforts, and ultimately work toward a more consistently inclusive profession. We encourage attorneys from all legal sectors, law students, HR professionals, and diversity and inclusion partners to attend this event.

Featured Panelists:

Yolanda Coly, Principal, Coly Advocacy, LLC; Co-Chair, A Call to Action Canada

Kelly S. Conrardy, Director of Attorney Recruiting & Retention, Godfrey & Kahn, s.c.

Doug Hagerman, Former Senior Vice President, General Counsel, and Secretary, Rockwell Automation, Inc.

Sir Williams, Director of Admissions, University of Wisconsin Law School

Moderated by Judge Carl Ashley of the Milwaukee County Circuit Court.

Networking event, hosted by Godfrey & Kahn, to immediately follow.

Host Sponsor:

Godfrey & Kahn, S.C.


Marquette University Law School

Minority Corporate Counsel Association

The National Association of Minority & Women Owned Law Firms

State Bar of Wisconsin

Wisconsin Asian Bar Association

Wisconsin Hispanic Law Association

University of Wisconsin Law School

This free program will be submitted for CLE credits.

The Madison program, hosted by the State Bar of Wisconsin, is on April 27, 2017. Register here.


Who should attend?

Legal and human resources professionals committed to the advancement of diversity.

What are my transportation/parking options for getting to and from the event?

Parking for Godfrey & Kahn visitors is available on the first floor and lower levels of the 833 East building. The parking structure entrance is located at the northeast corner of the building. Upon entering the garage, please proceed to the right and park in Visitor Parking. Additional parking is available on the lower levels.

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833 East Michigan Street

Milwaukee, WI 53202

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