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.

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.

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,

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

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

Sheraton Oceanfront, Ocean Grand Ballroom.

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.

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.