2020 1L LCLD Scholars, as well as 1L and 2L interns at LCLD Member organizations, are invited to attend this virtual program of career-development content, Tuesday, July 14, 2020 from 12:45 - 4:00 pm ET. This is the second of four meetings that will take place during the summer of 2020. Please see below for the meeting agenda and other information.


12:45 - 1:00 pm ET

Nancy Richardson, Program Manager, LCLD

1:00 - 2:30 pm ET

Which Generation is Your Lens? The Importance of Generational Perceptions in Developing Workplace Behaviors
Chris De Santis, Specialist in Management and Organization Development

Each generation is shaped by the significant events of their childhood, developing distinct beliefs that become the basis of their values. These varying value systems lead to interesting interpretations of workplace behaviors. Lean how Boomers interpret your networking, interviewing, and social media habits, and why Generation X might think you’re crazy.

2:30 - 2:45 pm ET


2:45 - 3:45 pm ET

Advice to My Former Self for Future Success
Demetra Liggins, Partner, Thompson & Knight LLP; 2012 Fellow; Co-Founder, Corporate Homie
Bemetra Simmons, Chief Strategy and Operations Officer, United Way Suncoast; Co-Founder, Corporate Homie

Speakers will share with you lessons learned along the journey of their careers. They will highlight things they wished they had known, things they would do differently, and the things they look for in new lawyers and rising leaders in their organizations. They will also share their thoughts on diversity in the profession, the future of law practice, and advice for navigating your summer and your career.

3:45 - 4:00 pm ET

Closing Remarks
Nancy Richardson, Program Manager, LCLD

For questions about the 2020 1L LCLD Scholars Virtual Programming, please email Nancy Richardson, LCLD Program Manager.