The current political landscape has enflamed an insurgence in racism and emboldened individuals to share racist views. This roundtable will discuss how this resurgence has affected black women attorneys in the workplace. The panelists will discuss strategies for navigating race and gender discrimination in the workplace and addressing race, racism, sexism, and politics in the workplace.
Welcome Remarks by Dean Jennifer Rosato Perea, DePaul University College of Law
Ashley Kirkwood, Associate, Kirkland & Ellis
Jennifer Ballard, Chief of Staff & Chief Diversity Officer, Office of Cook County State's Attorney
Leslie Davis, Partner, Riley Safer Holmes & Cancila
Tiffany Ferguson, Employment Attorney-Senior Manager, Allstate
Thursday, March 1, 2018 at 12:00pm to 1:30pm
DePaul Club, 11th Floor 1 E. Jackson Boulevard