Diversity Symposium the Zoom Way
Members of the Tallahassee Bar Association and TBA Young Lawyers gathered around the virtual table to enjoy frank and informative conversation with judges, attorneys, and law students on Oct. 8. The Table for 8 and Diversity Symposium utilized Zoom breakout rooms for small group discussion focused on professionalism, ethics and the impact of Covid-19 on the legal profession. TBA also presented the Champion for Diversity in the Legal Profession Award to Winifred Acosta. Ms. Acosta is an Assistant United States Attorney and serves on the Tallahassee Women Lawyers Board of Directors. She’s led numerous diversity education initiatives and passionately advocates for increased diversity and inclusion in the legal profession. The event also featured keynote speaker, former FSU and NFL football player, Jacobbi McDaniel.