Diversity News

Washington State Bar Association Diversity and Inclusion Plan

On July 18, 2013, the Washington State Bar Association launched its Diversity and Inclusion Plan. The plan outlines how WSBA can create and help nurture conditions that encourage diverse lawyers to enter and thrive in the profession.

The Washington State Bar Association Diversity Stakeholder Meeting

The WSBA invites you to its Spring Diversity Stakeholder Meeting.

When: Tuesday, May 14, 2013
           1:30–4:30 p.m. — Program
           4:30–5:30 p.m. — Reception

Where: Washington State Bar Association Offices
            1325 4th Avenue, Suite 600, Seattle

Please RSVP to Diversity@wsba.org.



Loren Miller Bar Association Philip L. Burton Scholarship Dinner

Friday, May 10, 2013; 5:30 p.m. Reception, 6:30 p.m. Dinner

Location: Grand Hyatt Hotel

               721 Pine Street, Seattle, WA


RSVP online by May 3, 2013 at www.LMBA.net.



Western District's 2013 Annual CLE and District Meeting for Judges and Lawyers

Friday, May 17, 2013; 12:15–5:30 p.m. (Reception to follow)

Location: United States District Courthouse

               700 Stewart Street, 19th Floor, Seattle, WA


CLE Credits: 3.5 general CLE credits

Registration Fee: Until May 12: $100 per person

                          Beginning May 13: $125 per person

Register online.



From Diversity to Inclusion: Managing Legal Employment in a Changing Profession CLE

Wednesday, May 22, 2013; 7:30 a.m.–12:00 p.m.

Location: Davis Wright Tremaine

               1201 3rd Avenue, Seattle, WA