Dallas Local Group

Join LMA Dallas for "Bridging the Gap:
The Business Case for Diversity and the Marketer" 

Your clients and targets are demanding diversity, but you don’t know where to start. Join the Dallas Local Group and our panelists as we address diversity, inclusion and your role.

Our panel will also address the following topics:

  • The business case for D&I
  • The increase in data-driven approaches to D&I
  • The focus on getting more diversity within firm leadership
  • How to market your firm’s D&I efforts
  • Pitches, proposals, and RFP responses
  • The role of D&I in recruitment and lateral integration
  • Current trends
  • Partnering with clients on D&I issues

Who should attend:

  • Marketing and Business Development professionals, Human Resources professionals, Professional Development professionals, recruiters, firm leadership and anyone interested in hearing from in-house counsel and leaders on the topic.

Learning Objectives:

  • Understand the business case for D&I across the spectrum of marketing functions
  • How to use data to improve/augment D&I efforts
  • Understanding the difference between having diversity and being inclusive leaders

MODERATOR:  Allen Pusey, Senior Editor, The Texas Lawbook

  • Alan Dorantes, Assistant Vice President – Senior Legal Counsel, AT&T
  • Claudia Grillo, Managing Director of Recruitment Marketing, Vault.com
  • Michele Meyer-Shipp, Chief Diversity & Inclusion Officer, Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP
  • Jenny Waters, Executive Director of the National Association of Women Lawyers

Date & Time

June 13, 2018 | 11:30 AM - 1:00 PM
11:30 AM - 12:00 PM: Registration/Networking
12:00 - 1:00 PM: Program


Holland & Knight LLP
200 Crescent Court, 16th Floor
Dallas, TX 75204

*Parking will be validated upon arrival


$20 in Advance
$25 at the Door

Prospective Members
$40 in Advance
$45 at the Door

Questions? Contact Martha Barrios, mbarrios@ccsb.com.


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