Diversity and Inclusion Conference
(formerly known as Spring Training for Lawyers)
Attending this conference is the best way to ensure you are up to date on the latest cases, legislation and other new developments affecting the diverse population of Arizona. This program is the annual gathering place for Arizona's legal community with a focus on diversity and inclusion. This is your opportunity to discuss cutting edge legal strategies and gather collective wisdom from judges and leading experts from the field.
The conference will be held on Friday, March 23, 2018 at the DoubleTree Hilton in Tempe, Arizona.
- Oral Advocacy
- 9th Circuit Review
- Generational Communication
- Civility and Professionalism
- Addressing Bias in Voir Dire
- Personal Branding and Promoting
- Plenary on Race and Constitutional Issues
Perfecting Your Pitch
Join us at this new pre-conference option on Thursday, March 22 (space is limited). Program will be held at State Bar of Arizona, McAuliffe CLE Center, Phoenix, Arizona).
Everywhere you look there are potential clients ready to hear about your law practice. If you want to develop or polish your client development and pitch skills this program is just for you. A nationally recognized business development consultant will talk about the Verbal Business Card and other business development good habits. Attendees will then have the opportunity to practice their “pitches” with local in house lawyers and receive feedback. Lawyers in firms of all sizes and sole practitioners will find this program beneficial to their careers.
Please Note: Attendees are required to prepare in advance a 5 minute “pitch” presentation.
* There is no expectation that business will result from this exercise *
In house counsel from corporations across the Valley will listen to pitches and provide feedback