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Orrick Dive/In Series - Diversity & Politics: Perspectives on the 2012 Campaigns

Start/End Wednesday, November 14, 2012 06:30 PM EST -- 08:30 PM EST
Location Name Orrick. Please RSVP to Jennifer Lewis for details.

2Ls, 3Ls, alumni, and faculty are welcome to attend.


Day of Inclusion, Celebration and Education. 
On Wednesday, November 14, Orrick will host our fourth annual "Dive/In" – a worldwide celebration of the different backgrounds and cultures that constitute our global community. As part of this celebration, we are hosting a variety of speakers, cultural programs, panel and group discussions, and other events in offices throughout the firm. Events will be attended by Orrick attorneys, staff, clients and friends of the firm.

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NEW YORK:  Diversity & Politics: Perspectives on the 2012 Campaigns.  

One week after Election Day, please join us next Wednesday, November 14, from 6:30 pm until 8:30 pm for a panel discussion on how diversity-related issues impacted the 2012 campaigns and outcome.  

Our panel will include Bill Burton, former deputy press secretary under President Barack Obama and national press secretary for the Obama for America 2008 campaign, and Sean Sweeney, former chief of staff to White House Chief of Staff Rahm Emanuel. Bill and Sean also are Co-founders of the super PAC Priorities USA Action.  Republican Party representatives and other commentators from the front lines of this year’s campaigns are being confirmed and will be announced in advance of the event.

If you would like to attend, please RSVP to Jennifer Lewis directly at jlewis@orrick.com.  We hope you can join us!