The Minority Corporate Counsel Association holds exceptional events and conferences throughout the year that focus on networking, career development, education and job training.
Attendees learn, connect and are inspired. Below is a list of our upcoming events and programs. We hope to see you there.
Cleveland Inclusion Summit
Global Tec Forum
September 3-6, 2019 | Cambridge, MA
Global Leaders in Law award-winning Mini-MBA’s are designed to broaden your understanding of the fundamentals of business and ensure your team is viewed as a strategic value-add to the organisation. The next Mini MBA takes place on the 3-6 September 2019 at the Harvard Faculty Club in Cambridge, MA.
Speakers at the event include Esther Stanhope, Communications Expert and Former BBC Producer and Dr Kristina Hallet, Clinical Psychologist and Executive Coach. Esther will be leading an interactive workshop entitled ‘Executive Presence Masterclass – How to Make an Impact and Speak Like a Leader’. Dr Kristina Hallet will focus on the psychology of leadership and how you can implement change in an organisation. If you would like to receive more information about the Mini MBA please visit the website here.
November 14-15, 2019 | Napa, CA
We are thrilled to announce that our organization is a community sponsor of Ms. JD’s 2nd Annual LaddHer Upretreat, hosted Thursday, November 14th, and Friday, November 15th, at the Meritage Resort in Napa, California.
Ms. JD’s LaddHer Up retreat will create a unique opportunity for women law firm associates in the earlier stages of their careers to personally engage with women general counsel for transparent 2:1 career strategy discussions, as well as professional development on expanding personal networks, effectively pitching to potential clients, and building skills for a general counsel role in the future.
This unique program that will include two general counsel plenary panels, including topics like “How to Pitch to a General Counsel” and “How to Prepare Yourself for the Future.” Both days will provide great general counsel networking opportunities and interesting expert workshops. Thursday’s programming will include two inspiring workshops, including “How to Build Your Personal Brand.” Also on Thursday, there are opportunities for small group recreational activities to foster informal general counsel-associate social interaction. On Friday, each general counsel will informally provide career advice to a few associates. An overview of the retreat is available here: https://ms-jd.org/annual-conference/laddher-up-2019/.
If you are a current or former general counsel of an organization or a law firm associate in your first five years of practice and you would like to attend, contact Ms. JD’s Executive Director, Danielle Allison (email@example.com), for more information.