New Podcast: Millennial Lawyers Discuss Diversity & Inclusion Innovations to Advance Progress

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As a follow-up to Next Gen Leadership: Advancing Lawyers of Color’s interview with the Institute for Inclusion in the Legal Profession’s CEO Sandra Yamate on the launch of the Social Impact Incubator (SII), Natalie Runyon, Director for Enterprise Content at Thomson Reuters Legal Executive Institute, spoke with three SII members Katie Larkin-Wong, Associate at Latham & Watkins; Deanna Kwong, Senior IP Litigation Counsel at Hewlett Packard Enterprise; and Derek Ishikawa, Attorney at Hirschfeld Kraemer LLP.

In this podcast, they discuss how Millennials think differently about diversity and inclusion and what they recommend to current leaders in the legal profession to expedite inclusion efforts. Moreover, they share why their number one recommendation to speeding up progress is breaking down silos.

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