The 2nd Diversity Dialogue
“Exploring Diversity: Beyond Gender, Generation, and Goals”
Lotus Rising Foundation™ and Become, Inc. are proud co-sponsors
MCLE General and Professionalism credits are pending for Attorneys. Financial Professional CEs approved by IDFA. Counselor and Social Work CEUs will be available through Dr. Dominica McBride of Become, Inc.
Chicago-Kent College of Law
Friday, Aug. 16th 2013 at 8:30am-4:30pm
565 W Adams St
Honored Guest Speaker on Gender Equity Ruth Sweetser
Honored Guest Speaker on Disabilities Judge Nicholas Pomaro
Retired Cook County Judge Nicholas Pomaro, blind since 6 years of age, served for 8 years as Director of the Arthur and Esther Kane Legal Clinic at The Chicago Lighthouse. The Kane Clinic, named in honor of Chicago philanthropist and prominent attorney
Arthur Kane and his wife, Esther, provides pro bono (free) legal services to blind or visually impaired people with low incomes in metropolitan Chicago and throughout the United States. The Clinic, under Judge Pomaro’s leadership has served more than 1,000 persons in numerous areas of the law, including employment discrimination, personal injury, social security, housing and travel discrimination as well as criminal defense and has been recognized by John Marshall Law School, Vanderbilt Law School and Chief
Justice John Roberts.