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Perspectives of First Generation Lawyers

Perspectives of First-Generation Lawyers
Wednesday, October 4, 2023 | 12:30 pm - 2:00 pm
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Format:  Webinar

Program Fee:
Free for Members | $15 Non-Members

Please Note: A final confirmation containing the Zoom link and Access Code to join the event will be sent to ALL registrants 2 hours prior to the start of the event.

To provide guidance and insight as to the challenges and obstacles faced by first-generation lawyers and the different ways, they overcame them. The panel will include attorneys from public interest agencies and private practice. The panelists will provide background as to their area of work, how they came to specialize in their particular areas of law, and their first-generation experiences. The discussion will also include ways to use the first-generation experience during the legal hiring process.


Chaula H. Shukla, Sullivan & Cromwell LLP

Gennady Voldz, Morgan & Morgan  

Brenda Correa, New York State Commission on Judicial Conduct
Haley Harvis, Assistant Director, Career Counseling, Elisabeth Haub Law School at Pace University
Thalia Martinez-Palma, Cabanillas & Associates, P.C. 

Sponsoring Committee:
Professional Discipline, Kathryn Donnelly, Chair 

Co-Sponsoring Committee:
Career Advancement & Management, Robye Margolius, Chair

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