Thursday, June 8 - Saturday, June 10

Hyatt Regency Seattle
808 Howell Street, Seattle, WA 98101


The Twelfth Annual LCLD Alumni Leadership Symposium will take place June 8-10, 2023, in Seattle, WA. Open to all attorneys who have completed the LCLD Fellows or Pathfinder Programs, the Symposium will offer educational sessions, career development opportunities, and engaging networking events. 




REGISTER HERE to attend the 2023 Alumni Leadership Symposium and see below for registration fees.


Law Firm Alumni Registration Fees*
Early Bird Registration (through March 24, 2023) $350
Regular Registration (March 25 - May 5, 2023) $450
Late Registration (May 6 - May 19, 2023) $550
In-House Alumni Registration Fees*
Early Bird Registration (through March 24, 2023) $250
Regular Registration (March 25 - May 5, 2023) $300
Late Registration (May 6 - May 19, 2023) $350

*Symposium registration cost is inclusive of credit card fees and is nonrefundable.

To help remove barriers to attendance, the Alumni Executive Council has created the LCLD Alumni Symposium All In! Subsidy Fund to help cover the Symposium registration fee for alums facing financial constraints. To be considered for a subsidy award, click here to submit your application by Friday, March 31, 2023. 



Accommodations must be reserved separately from event registration.
LCLD has secured a hotel block at the Hyatt Regency Seattle (808 Howell Street, Seattle, WA 98101). The special rate of $279 plus taxes per night will be available through May 17, 2023 (or until full), so be sure to book soon! 



An outline of the meeting agenda is below, and a pdf version with detailed session descriptions will be available in the Resources section at the bottom of the page closer to the event. 


Thursday, June 8, 2023

10:00 am PT

Community Service Event (Separate registration required and spots are limited. Registration will open soon.)

12:30 - 1:30 pm PT


1:30 - 2:00 pm PT

Welcome & Opening Remarks

2:00 - 3:30 pm PT

Session 1

3:30 - 3:45 pm PT


3:45 - 5:15 pm PT

Session 2

6:00 pm PT

Off-Site Rick Palmore Reception
The Shop (2233 6th Ave S, Seattle, WA 98134)


Friday, June 9, 2023

9:00 - 10:00 am PT


10:00 am - 12:00 pm PT

Keynote: Fireside Chat with Kim Anthony
Kim Anthony is the first African American woman to receive a gymnastics scholarship at UCLA, a UCLA and Virginia Sports Hall of Fame Inductee, a four-time U.S. National Champion, an international gold-medalist, a former ESPN sports commentator, and an author and international speaker.  She will discuss how she has succeeded in the face of Unfavorable Odds and how to make lasting connections.
Following the fireside chat, Kim will sell and sign her book.

12:00 - 1:30 pm PT

Lunch and Business Meeting
Jaimala Pai, Chair, & Richik Sarkar, Chair Elect

1:30 - 3:00 pm PT

Developing & Managing Your In-house/Outside Counsel Relationships | Panel Discussion 
How can I cultivate and manage my relationship with in-house/outside counsel? This panel of LCLD Alumni will feature pairs of in-house and outside counsel with ongoing working relationships, sharing their strategies and advice on how to cultivate, develop, and maintain a fruitful and meaningful relationship.

3:00 - 5:00 pm PT

Cocktails & Conversation (Separate registration required. Registration will open soon.)
This new component to the 2023 Alumni Leadership Symposium includes small group networking based off of practice area. This two-hour event will include four 20-minute networking rotations with breaks in between.

6:00 pm PT



Saturday, June 10, 2023

8:30 - 9:30 am PT


9:30 am - 10:30 am PT



Please direct registration and hotel questions to LCLD Events Manager Kelsey Thompson. For sponsorship inquiries, please contact LCLD Program Specialist Tanner Watts. If you have any questions about the Alumni Leadership Symposium, please contact Alyssa Yuen, Alumni Program Manager.