Be a Strong Voice for Justice: Ethical Advocacy for Yourself and Others
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When: 12/19/2019
2:00 – 5:00 p.m.
Where: In-person or Live Webinar
625 E. Court Ave.
Des Moines, Iowa  50309
United States
Contact: Christy Cronin

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Learn ways to help Iowa lawyers from a variety of backgrounds and stages of life succeed. Learn ways to interrupt implicit and explicit bias you may encounter in your day to day legal work. Learn ways to counter the trend of increasingly rude and demeaning behavior through civility interventions. Learn ways to stay mentally and physically healthy in your professional lives so you can ethically and competently advocate for yourself and others.

1:30 – 2:00 – Registration
2:00 – 3:00 – Compassion Fatigue and Burnout in the Legal Profession – Speaker: Rachel Regenold, Regenold Law Office, PLLC
3:00 – 4:00 – Attorney Wellness - Care for Yourself so You can Care for Others – Speakers: Brad Biren, Johnston Martineau LLP and Hope Wood, Hope Wood JD, P.L.L.C.
4:00 – 5:00 – Help Each Other Succeed - Interrupt Bias & Reclaim Civility – Speakers: Deb Tharnish, Davis Brown Law Firm; Hon. Eliza Ovrom, Chief Judge, Fifth Judicial District; Emily Chafa, ISBA Diversity and Inclusiveness Committee Chair
5:00 – 6:00 – Complimentary Reception and Networking Event

CLE CREDIT (approved)
3 state hours which includes 3 ethics hours

ISBA Members - $90
ISBA YLD Members (Years 1-5) - $50
Non-ISBA Members - $120
Law Students - Free

Please select attendance preference (in-person or live webinar) when registering for this event. In-person attendance will take place at the ISBA Building (625 E. Court Ave., Des Moines, IA 50309).


Any materials related to this event, as well as joining instructions, will be sent via e-mail prior to the event. Please include an e-mail address when registering for this event. ISBA members, please make sure we have your most up-to-date e-mail address.

Sponsored by The Iowa State Bar Association Diversity and Inclusiveness Committee