'This Has to Be a Seminal Moment': Black Law Firm Leaders on Inequity, Ire and What Comes Next


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On this episode, two prominent African American law firm leaders explore the context behind the frustration, sorrow and anger seen in protests around the country in the wake of the death of George Floyd in Minneapolis. Scott Bolden, D.C. managing partner of Reed Smith, and Ben Wilson, chairman of Beveridge & Diamond, join National Law Journal Editor in Chief Lisa Helem to discuss their response to recent events, their own experiences with racism, and their hopes for greater understanding and inclusion in the legal profession and beyond.

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