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2015 1L LCLD Scholars Gather in Dallas

Nearly 175 1L Scholars descend on Dallas, Texas for three days of intensive professional development, orientation, and networking. The agenda is designed to prepare them for summer internships at LCLD Member organizations—and future careers in the law.

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LCLD Weekly News Digest

May 27, 2015 — This week, in news related to diversity and inclusion, Ireland became the first country to legalize same-sex marriage by popular vote, an LCLD Fellow was named general counsel, and a diversity program provides a way for those who have taken time off from practicing to re-enter the workforce.

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Building Expertise and Networks: Benefits of the Fellows Alumni Conference

Fellows Alumni and Andrew Giacomini, LCLD Board Member and Managing Partner of Hanson Bridgett LLP, explain the benefits of attending the Fellows Alumni Conference.

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Nationwide and Bricker & Eckler Host Leadership Lunch Plus

Patricia Hatler, GC of Nationwide, Kurtis Tunnell, MP of Brickler & Eckler LLP, and other esteemed speakers hosted a Leadership Lunch Plus event devoted to the art of the pitch, with real-time practice and practical feedback. This special, extended Leadership Lunch event took place May 14-15 in Columbus, Ohio.

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