June 27, 2014

Law and Leadership Launch 2014

Chief Executive Officer and Board President Steve Jemison addresses nearly 70 law students and law school administrators from across Ohio during the LLI Leadership Training and Reception on June 12 held at Porter Wright. Heather Creed (Chief Operations Officer) and Rachel Wilson (Program Director) join Jemison and the law school site administration staff in conducting the program for more than 425 high school students.

Signatories from the Columbus Bar’s Managing Partners Diversity Initiative will host 25 rising tenth graders during the capstone of their summer, a four-day internship in July. Representatives from BakerHostetler, Benesch Friedlander Coplan & Aronoff, Bricker & Eckler, Carlile Patchen & Murphy, Frost Brown Todd, Kegler Brown Hill & Ritter, Ohio Attorney General, Porter Wright Morris & Arthur, Reminger, Taft, Thompson Hine, and Vorys Sater Seymour and Pease were trained at the Columbus Bar offices on June 19 to prepare for the internships.