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Guess Who's Coming to Court: A Program About Bias and Inclusion


Level: Advanced
Runtime: 61 minutes
Recorded Date: June 18, 2018
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Agenda

1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
  • Introduction
  • Strategies to Reduce the Influence of Implicit Bias
  • Executing Bias Issues: Your "Five Feet of Space"
Runtime: 1 hour
Recorded: June 18, 2018

Description

In this program we will, of course, talk about ways to eliminate bias in the legal profession. The bulk of this program is about getting at the root cause for bias in the profession these days. By that I mean evaluating the causes for the subtle or implicit biases that we see in the practice of law.

This program was recorded on June 18th, 2018.

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Stuart I. Teicher, Esq.

Professional Legal Educator

Stuart I. Teicher, Esq. is a professional legal educator who focuses on ethics law. A practicing attorney for over 17 years, Stuart's career is now dedicated to helping fellow attorneys survive the practice of law and thrive in the profession. Mr. Teicher teaches seminars, provides in-house training to law firms and gives keynote speeches at conventions and association meetings. He also provides consultation and representation in attorney disciplinary matters.

Stuart helps attorneys get better at what they do (and enjoy the process) through his entertaining and educational CLE Performances. His expertise is in "Technethics," a term Stuart coined that refers to the ethical issues in social networking and other technology. Stuart also speaks about "Practical Ethics" -- those lessons hidden in the ethics rules that enhance a lawyer's practice.

Mr. Teicher is a Supreme Court appointee to the New Jersey District Ethics Committee where he investigates and prosecutes grievances filed against attorneys, an adjunct Professor of Law at Rutgers Law School in Camden, New Jersey where he teaches Professional Responsibility and an adjunct Professor at Rutgers University in New Brunswick where he teaches undergraduate writing courses.


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