3/30/14: Women of Color in Law Spring Luncheon – Valerie Garcia Hong on Panel

Join Valerie Garcia Hong, professional liability attorney at Pettit Kohn Ingrassia & Lutz, as she along with her colleagues participate in The Women of Color in Law Spring Luncheon, scheduled for Sunday, March 30, 2014, 12:00 p.m. – 3:30 p.m. at Estancia La Jolla Hotel & Spa, located at 9700 La Jolla, California 92037. Panelists include Judge Tamila Ipema, Judge of the Superior Court of California, Stacie Patterson, Criminal Defense Attorney, Sabina Clorfeine, In-House Counsel for Sempra, and Katy Goshtasbi will be the moderator for the panel.

The topic will be “Leadership: Lessons Learned.”

The purpose of the luncheon is to give students and attorneys an opportunity to learn about the legal community and issues that face women in the legal community, inspire, support, network and socialize. Attendees are women college students, law students, attorneys and judges of color and those who support us. In addition to judges and attorneys, representatives of the San Diego County Bar Association, Lawyers’ Club and ethnic bar associations are invited to attend.

With the exception of law students, be prepared to pay cash at the door; exact change is appreciated. For students, the cost is $10.00. The child’s plate is $16.00. All others pay $30.00. Children are welcome to join us. We encourage all to attend. If you cannot afford to pay the designated amount but would like to attend, let us know. It is important to us that all interested in attending have the opportunity to do so.

On property, self-parking is free, and valet parking is $8.00. If you elect to self-park, there are shuttles from the parking lot to the ballroom.

RSVP no later than Thursday, March 27, 2014, to womenofcolorinlaw@gmail.com. Include the correct spelling of your name and email address, whether you receive emails from us and whether we have the email address at which you would like to receive information. When you RSVP, let us know if you require a vegan/vegetarian or child’s plate.

Special Note for Law students:
Provide the foregoing information but do not RSVP to womenofcolorinlaw@gmail.com. Rather, if you attend USD, RSVP to KianaKiel@sandiego.edu; and pay Kiyana Kiel in the Academic Success Resource Center; TJSL students RSVP to rreliford@tjsl.edu and pay Randy Reliford in Career Services; CWSL students RSVP to diversity@cwsl.edu and pay in Diversity Services.

Click here to view the flyer.