Posted on Sep 20, 2019 |Community Events

NAM (National Arbitration and Mediation), one of the nation's leading providers of alternative dispute resolution (ADR) services, is proud to announce that it will be an inaugural bronze sponsor at the combined 2019 National Asian Pacific American Bar Association (NAPABA) Northeast Regional/Asian American Bar Association of New York (AABANY) Fall Conference.

This year's event, United in Action and Vision Toward 2020 Together, will be held on Saturday, September 21st at Fordham Law School, 150 West 62nd Street, New York, NY from 8:00 a.m. – 7:30 p.m. This marks the 10th anniversary of the NAPABA Fall Conference as well as AABANY's 30th anniversary.

The conference is expecting more than five hundred NAPAPA and AABANY members nationwide.  Speakers will share insights, experiences and ideas about the latest legal trends and attendees can enhance professional relationships and take advantage of the diverse array of events and sessions being presented.

There will be a full day of CLE and non-CLE programs on cutting edge topics that will include:

  • #MeToo Developments in 2019 – is it Flourishing or Floundering?
  • Asian American Women Corporate Counsel in Television; Can They Do That?
  • Congressional Oversight & Investigations; Cybersecurity and Privacy Trends, Opportunities and Challenges
  • Emerging Technology 1-1: Adapting to this Brave New World
  • From Border Wall to Courtroom: The Judge Shelley Joseph Indictment
  • In the Room Where It Happens: Diversity, Inclusion & Leadership
  • Pathways to Public Executive Appointments

Additionally, there will be an array of special programs that will include Pitch Sessions, a Diversity Career Fair & Expo and an In-House Counsel Forum.

Attendees are invited to join NAM at its booth in the Skadden Conference Center at Fordham University to learn more about our continued leadership and innovation in Alternative Dispute Resolution (ADR).

National Asian Pacific American Bar Association (NAPABA)
NAPABA is the preeminent professional development organization and voice for 50,000 Asian Pacific American attorneys, judges, law professors, and law students. It represents the interests of nearly 90 national, state, and local Asian Pacific American bar associations. The NAPABA is the national voice for the Asian Pacific American legal profession; promotes justice, equity, and opportunity for Asian Pacific Americans; and fosters professional development, legal scholarship, advocacy, and community involvement.

Asian American Bar Association of New York (AABANY)
The AABANY was formed in 1989 as a not-for-profit corporation to represent the interests of New York Asian-American attorneys, judges, law professors, legal professionals, legal assistants or paralegals and law students. The mission of AABANY is to improve the study and practice of law, and the fair administration of justice for all by ensuring the meaningful participation of Asian-Americans in the legal profession.  One of the most prominent and active minority bar associations in New York, AABANY has well over 1,200 members, including practicing attorneys in the private and public sectors, in-house lawyers, judges, professors and law students.

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