Continuing Legal Education

Diversity and Inclusion in the Practice of Law

December 8, 2017
3:30 - 4:30 p.m.
1.00 MCLE hours, including 1.00 approved Professional Responsibility MCLE credit hours

The Palmer House Hilton
17 E. Monroe Street
(map and directions)


1.0 hour MCLE credit, including 1.0* hour Professional Responsibility MCLE credit in the following category:
        ♦ Diversity and Inclusion MCLE credit

Employing a diverse staff and creating an inclusive work environment can help your law firm or organization be more successful. Drawing on their own unique perspectives, our panelists give you the tips and advice you need to create a better workplace and offer an in-depth look at why having diversity in your practice is so important, why diverse teams are more prosperous and rewarding, and how to create an inclusive environment for everyone in your practice.

Program Coordinator:
Kevin J. Stine
, First Co Bancorp, Inc. and FCB Banks, Belleville

Program Moderator:
Michelle A. Silverthorn
, Illinois Supreme Court Commission on Professionalism, Chicago

Program Panelists:
Barbara N. Flores
, Illinois Workers’ Compensation Commission, Chicago
Christopher A. Pickett, Greensfelder, Hemker, & Gale, P.C., St. Louis
Hon. Jesse G. Reyes, Illinois Appellate Court First District, Chicago

Complimentary Reception
4:30 – 6:00 p.m.
Sponsored by the ISBA Diversity Leadership Council

Join the ISBA Diversity Leadership Council after the seminar for a complimentary reception!
Register for reception here.