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Diversity Committee

The purpose of the Diversity Committee is to promote full and equal participation in the ISBA, our profession and the justice system by all persons.

If you are interested in joining the Diversity Committee of for more information please contact the ISBA at 317-639-5465.

UPCOMING EVENTS

ANNUAL ICLEO FELLOWS LUNCHEON
Wednesday, July 16, 2014
1:00 pm (CDT)/2:00 pm (EDT)
Valparaiso University Law School

656 South Greenwich Street
Valparaiso, IN 46383-4945

DIVERSITY COMMITTEE MEETING
Wednesday, July 16, 2014
5:30 pm (CDT)/6:30 pm (EDT)
Joint meeting with the Kimbrough Bar Association
Hoeppner Wagner & Evans' Office
Twin Towers, South 1000 East 80th Place, 6th Floor
Merrillville, IN 46411-0627

MEET THE NEW DEAN RECEPTION
Wednesday, July 16, 2014
5:30 pm - 7:30 pm (CDT)
Meet & Greet with Valparaiso University Law School's new Dean, Andrea D. Lyon
Innsbrook Country Club

6701 Taft Street
Merrillville, IN 46410

Click here for the complete 2013-2014 Diversity Committee Meeting Schedule.


RECENT NEWS

2014 Award Nominations are Now Being Accepted!

Nominations for the 2014 Diversity Committee Rabb Emison Awards are now being accepted. The Rabb Emison Awards, named for its first recipient in the individual cateory, recognizes an individual and an organization that have demonstrated a commitment to promote diversity and/or equality in the legal profession and in the membershp of the Indiana State Bar Association.

Click here to download the nomination form.

The nomination deadline is August 11, 2014.

The award winner will be notified in late August, with the award being presented at the ISBA Annual Meeting at the Sheraton at Keystone Crossing in Indianapolis on October 8-10, 2014.



ICLEO Fellows Luncheon

The Diversity Committee hosted a networking luncheon for the ICLEO Fellows on June 28, 2013.

 

 


JUDICIAL INTERNSHIP PROJECT

Free Interns for Indiana Trial Courts
Recommended Intern Activities

Judges Information Form

RABB EMISON INDIVIDUAL AWARD RECIPIENTS

2013 - Prof. Carlton Waterhouse (See article)

2012 - Hon. Carr L. Darden
2011 - Hon. Grant W. Hawkins (See article)

2011 - Sharon F. Murphy (See article)
2010 - Hon. Barbara L. Crawford
2009 - Jimmie McMillian
2008 - Alan Nolan & Sandra Leek
2007 - Maria Pabon Lopez
2006 - Chasity Quiana Adewopo
2005 - Hon. Taylor Baker
2004 - Angela M. Espada
2003 - James E. Bourne
2002 - Justice Frank Sullivan, Jr.
2001 - Donald H. Gjerdingen
2000 - Nathaniel Lee
1999 - Frank Motley
1998 - Chief Justice Randall T. Shepard
1997 - Hon. Lorenzo Arredondo
1996 - Rabb Emison

RABB EMISON ORGANIZATION AWARD RECIPIENTS

2013 - Black Law Students Association, IU McKinney School of Law (BLSA)
2012 - U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Indiana
2011 - N/A

2010 - Baker & Daniels
2009 - Neighborhood Christian Legal Clinic
2008 - Indiana Lawyer
2007 - IU Law School, Indianapolis
2006 - Coleman Graham & Stevenson, LLC & Lewis Wagner, LLP
2005 - Krieg DeVault, LLP
2004 - National Association of Women Judges

2003 - Indiana Supreme Court Commission on Race & Gender Fairness
2002 - Office of the Indiana Attorney General
2001 - Indiana Tax Court
2000 - Hoeppner Wagner & Evans, LLP
1999 - Indiana Court of Appeals & Eli Lilly & Co.
1998 - Barnes & Thornburg
1997 - Indiana General Assembly
1996 - Lincoln National Corporation



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