Our panel will discuss the importance of diversity on the bench and the potential impact of the nomination of Judge Ketanji Brown Jackson to the United States Supreme Court. WBA President Bridget Bailey Lipscomb will moderate the discussion.

There is no cost to attend but registration is required. Click here to register. You will receive the Zoom information via email after registering.









Hon. Bernice Donald
Sixth Circuit Court of Appeals







Hon. Vanessa Ruiz
D.C. Court of Appeals


Hon. Anita Josey Herring
D.C. Superior Court






Sophia Nelson
CNN Political &
Legal Commentator






Tiffany R. Wright
Director, Civil Rights Clinic,
Howard University
School of Law






Michele Goodwin
Chancellor’s Professor of Law,
University of California,
Irvine School of Law






Moderated by:
Bridget Bailey Lipscomb
WBA President


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