Panel 2: Understanding Diversity: The Changing Realities and Considerations in the Practice of Law in the Commonwealth of Virginia

How can a practitioner recognize and address the needs of our diverse community? Changing demographics of our Commonwealth brings changing legal needs of our clients. Learn how to adapt our services to the needs of today’s client. Continue reading Panel 2: Understanding Diversity: The Changing Realities and Considerations in the Practice of Law in the Commonwealth of Virginia

The First Panel: Implicit Bias and Its Effect on Lawyers

As sworn guardians of the rule of law, lawyers have a special duty to conduct themselves in an honorable manner, free of bias against individuals based on the color of their skin or other similar personal characteristics. Easier said than done. Learn how we can assess these biases and improve our decision making abilities. Continue reading The First Panel: Implicit Bias and Its Effect on Lawyers