TBA Law Blog

Posted by: Stacey Shrader Joslin on Jan 24, 2013

Law student members of the 2013 Diversity Leadership Institute met for their first session this past weekend as part of the TBA's Leadership Conference. The group joined legal leaders from across the state to learn about legislative issues impacting lawyers, opportunities to get involved in programs educating the public about the legal system, and dealing with conflict. Class members also held separate sessions produced by YLD Diversity Committee Chair Ahsaki Baptist – an attorney with Wyatt, Tarrant & Combs in Memphis — that featured a keynote address from Gregg Ramos with North, Pursell & Ramos in Nashville and a panel discussion with a diverse group of attorneys in private practice, legal aid and elected office. Read more and see pictures of the class