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Your President Reports: Diversity & Inclusion: Taking the Initiative to Do More, Do Better
Not to be provocative (he writes with a wink), but—truth be told—our legal profession, and our bar associations, and some of our law firms, were for quite a while (sometimes unintentionally, but for far too long) "affinity groups” in their own right—for straight, white males. I have no doubt that I benefited from related breaks along the way. So it went; but that’s different from "so it goes.” Times change; or at least evolve. We’ve seen and been involved in some good, unique, and encouraging efforts and successes of late. We do, though, need to be vigilant and diligent—to take forward-leaning initiatives; to convert well-meaning into well-doing (to borrow Verna Myers’ phrase). Hence this column. Read More >>
HCBA Membership Social: Feb 26
Inviting ALL Hennepin County Bar Association members--from new lawyers
to our most experienced attorneys. Join us and join in the fun at our
winter social. Expand your network. Catch up with colleagues!. Come meet, mix
and mingle at downtown's beautiful Minneapolis Club.
HCBA members, enjoy complimentary appetizers and a drink. Members: Attend for free.
Non-members: $10 at the door. We'll see you there!
Thursday, February 26, from 5:00 to 7:00 p.m.
The Minneapolis Club, 729 Second Ave S.
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