Melissa Daugherty to Join Panel at Driving Diversity in Law and Leadership Summit
Los Angeles, Calif. (May 6, 2021) - Los Angeles Partner Melissa Tara Daugherty will join a panel discussion titled, "Disrupting the Noah's Ark Approach to DEI: Creating a Culture of Inclusion," at the Driving Diversity in Law and Leadership Virtual Summit on May 12.
During this discussion, which begins at 11:15 a.m. PT, Ms. Daugherty and her fellow panelists will explore how lawyers can engage their firms in more creative D&I initiatives, how firms can show clients they are sincerely implementing change, how credit is given at law firms and what needs to change, and what corporations can do to become more diverse.
This event is part of the Women in Law Summit Series hosted by Centerforce, and will cover a range of D&I issues while providing networking opportunities for attendees. CLE credits are available. Lewis Brisbois is a proud sponsor of this event.
Ms. Daugherty is vice-chair of Lewis Brisbois’ nationwide Labor & Employment Practice, and chair of the ADA Compliance & Defense Practice. She has over 17 years’ experience successfully representing employers through every stage of litigation and pre-litigation, including serving as lead trial counsel in both state and federal courts, and on appeal.