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MCCA Diversity Gala

Coinciding with the Creating Pathways to Diversity® Conference, is the annual Diversity Gala. The funds raised from our Diversity Gala support MCCA’s research, conferences and professional development programming throughout the year. The Gala features an elegant networking reception and an awards program honoring individuals, corporate legal departments and law firms championing diversity and inclusion in the legal profession.

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2020 MCCA Virtual Diversity Gala

As we continue to follow the directives of our elected officials and prioritize the health and safety of our community, we have decided this year to reimagine our annual Diversity Gala as an inclusive virtual experience. The 2020 MCCA Virtual Diversity Gala will be held on October 28, 2020.

Awards Presented at the Gala:

Previous MCCA Diversity Galas

2019 Employer of Choice Award Inaugural International Winner

Award Accepted by: Nassib Abou-Khalil,
Chief Legal Officer

2019 Employer of Choice Award National Winner

Visa Inc.
Award Accepted by: Kelly Mahon Tullier,
Executive General Counsel & Corporate Secretary

2019 Charlotte E. Ray Honoree

Michelle C. Ifill
Founder, La Maison Michelle;
Retired Senior Vice President & General Counsel
of Verizon Corporate Services, Inc.

2019 Thomas L. Sager Award Winner

Sheppard Mullin Ritcher & Hampton
Award Accepted by: Guy Halgren,

2019 Opening Remarks by Jean Lee

President & CEO,

To view a list of past participating companies, click here.


2019 Diversity Gala

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2016 Diversity Gala

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2018 Diversity Gala

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2015 Diversity Gala

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2017 Diversity Gala

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2014 Diversity Gala

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