Workshop For The Minority Lawyer

Description: Join TBA’s Committee for Racial and Ethnic Diversity for this half-day program which is designed to help facilitate the development of minority attorneys. In addition to providing substantive legal knowledge in one of the most important areas of emerging law, this program will teach practical business development skills and provide networking opportunities. Join keynote speaker Thomas Sager, with Dupont, as he discusses diversity in the legal profession. Tom Sager helped pioneer the Dupont Convergence and law firm partnering program which has become a benchmark in the legal industry.

Keynote address from Dupont's Thomas Sager
Thomas Sager
Thomas Sager
A special hightlight of the program will be the luncheon keynote address from Dupont's Thomas Sager, who has been a pioneer in developing diversity to the legal profession. Mr. Sager helped develop the DuPont Convergence and Law Firm Partnering Program and continues to have oversight responsibility. The program has become a benchmark in the legal industry.

Mr. Sager is past chairman of the Minority Corporate Counsel Association, a group that advocates for the expanded hiring, retention and promotion of minority attorneys in corporate law departments and the law firms they serve. In addition, he serves as a board member for the CPR International Institute for Conflict Prevention and Resolution; Appleseed; Delaware Law Related Education Center; and the Atlantic Legal Foundation.

-- Gonzalez Saggio & Harlan, LLP

-- Ogletree Deakins
-- Bass Berry & Sims, PLC
-- Waller Lansden Dortch & Davis, PLLC

SAVE MONEY: Use the prepaid CLE credits that come with your TBA Complete Membership to take this course for free. Not a TBA member, join now to start saving.

You may park in the Commerce Street Garage (corner of Commerce Street & 3rd Avenue). We will be validating parking tickets, so please make sure to bring your ticket!


This course is no longer available for purchase.

Course Information August 25, 2010
  • Registration: 9:30 AM - 10:00 AM
  • Schedule: 9:30 AM - 10:00 AM
Location: Nashville, TN
Tennessee Bar Center
Course Credits Dual Credits: 0.00
General Credits: 3.00
Total Credits: 3

This program will be filed for Tennessee CLE credit. Please contact TBA for Georgia, Mississippi and Alabama credit.

Course Agenda

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