Events Calendar

Virginia State Bar Annual Meeting

Date and Time:
Starts at 9:00 am on June 16, 2016 up to 5:00 pm on June 18, 2016.

Event Details:
Come to the Annual Meeting in Virginia Beach, June 16-19. The Diversity Conference will host a great CLE panel on Friday afternoon.

Address:
The event is at Virginia Beach, Virginia. Learn more and register here.

6th Annual Fore Diversity Golf Tournament

Date and Time:
Thursday, June 16, tee times begin at 11:45 am.

Place:
Virginia Beach National Golf Club, 2500 Tournament Drive.

Event Details:
Join in the fun to support MDI, a 501(c)(3) organization, and the Hill-Tucker Pre-Law Institute, a week long camp introducing high school students from diverse backgrounds to the legal profession. There will be great door prizes, contests, raffles, and plenty of refreshments.

Entry Fee:
$125/person, $400/foursome, $65/law students, $80/person public defenders/legal aid attorneys.

How To Enter:
You may register as an individual or as a team. Download this form. Please send a check payable to MDI, Inc. to Eva N. Juncker, 252 N. Washington Street, Falls Church, VA 22046.

Golf Sponsorships:
Sponsorship Opportunities.

Golf Tournament Chair:
Eva N. Juncker, Falls Church, (301)562-8220, ejuncker@zavosjunckerlawgroup.com.

The Pipeline to Diversity: Improving the Practice of Law in the Commonwealth

Date and Time:
Friday, June 17, 1:30-3:30 pm.

Place:
Sheraton Oceanfront, Ocean Grand Ballroom.

CLE:
2.0 Hours, including 1.0 Ethics, pending.

Event Details:
Does diversity within a law firm improve the practice of law and administration of justice in the Commonwealth? Does the duty to zealously represent clients include a consideration of the cliant's diversity and using diverse attorneys to adequately respond to the client's needs? Our esteemed panel will explore and debate these critical and timely issues.

Cosponsors:
VSB Corporate Counsel Section, VSB Access to Legal Services Committee, Virginia Diversity Foundation, MDI, Altria Group, Asian-Pacific Bar Association, and Hill-Tucker Bar Association.