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Black Lawyers Matter: Strategies to Enhance Diversity, Equity and Inclusion

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V&E is a sponsor of this virtual conference, co-hosted by University of Houston Law Center and SMU Dedman School of Law. The keynote speaker is Harvard Law School Professor David B. Wilkins, Vice Dean for Global Initiatives on the Legal Profession. The Honorable Sheila Jackson Lee, U.S. Member of Congress for 18th District of Texas also is speaking. Topics include increasing Black enrollment in law schools, the role of Historically Black Law Schools, the LSAT and socioeconomics, and pathways to the legal profession.

View the full agenda and register here. The event is free of charge and open for all to join part or all of the virtual event. 6.25 Texas CLE hours with .25 ethics credit.

This information is provided by Vinson & Elkins LLP for educational and informational purposes only and is not intended, nor should it be construed, as legal advice.