Speakers will address relevant federal, state, and local laws, regulations, and policies impacting employment, healthcare, education and more. A panel of local attorneys will discuss what is happening in their organizations and share perspectives on how to be effective and educated advocates for clients.
Emily Harwell, Senior Staff Attorney, ACLU of North Carolina
Ames Simmons, Policy Director, Equality North Carolina
Devin Green, Third Year Student, UNC Pembroke; Social Justice Advocate
Valecia McDowell, Co-Head, White Collar, Regulatory Defense and Investigation, Moore & Van Allen PLLC
Peter Barr, General Counsel, Rack Room Shoes, Inc., a Member of the Deichmann Group
Melissa Early, DEI Consultant, Truist
Corie Pauling, Chief Diversity and Inclusion Officer and Head of Corporate Social Responsibility, TIAA
Connie Vetter, LGBT Attorney, Connie J. Vetter, Attorney at Law, PLLC
MCB would like to thank PFLAG Charlotte and Moore & Van Allen PLLC for sponsoring this program.
The views and opinions are not necessarily those of the 26th Judicial District Bar.
Cosmetic Changes Approved by Executive Committee April 23, 2015
Approved by Board of Directors January 24, 2013
Registration refunds are 1) 100% refundable for requests made 8 or more days before the event; 2) 75% refundable for requests made 7 to 4 days before the event (a 25% processing fee will be incurred); and 3) non-refundable for requests made 3 days or less before the event. Registrants requesting refunds 3 days or less before the event may be offered the option to transfer the registration to a substitute attendee. Payment is due in full if no cancellation is received or if cancellation is received 3 days or less in advance of event.
Reservations are not guaranteed if received less than 24 hours prior to the event. Registrations at the event door will be accepted on a space available basis--additional charges may apply. For some events, food or beverage is not guaranteed for last-minute registrants.
A sponsorship and/or advertisement refund will only be granted in the case that the Mecklenburg County Bar (MCB) does not fulfill the commitment(s) stated in the signed "Sponsorship/Advertisement Agreement".
Refunds on any fees paid to the MCB Lawyer Referral Service (LRS) are subject to the specifications of the MCB LRS Guidelines.
Exceptions or requests for refunds not covered by the above registration refund policy may be considered for approval by the MCB Executive Director or his or her designee.
|$80.00||Non Member Early Bird|
|$0.00||CLE Annual Pass|
|$0.00||Planner / Speaker Rate|
|$30.00||Public (No CLE Credit)|