Tenth Annual Day of Leadership

Nevertheless She Persisted: Celebrating Our Victories, Acknowledging Our Challenges, and Persisting Despite Our Weaknesses



8:30 a.m. – 9:00 a.m Registration
9:00 a.m. – 10:00 a.m. What You Must Know About Circuit Court Practice

Presented by: Judge Tomie T. Green, Judge Jannie M. Lewis-Blackmon, Judge Celeste Wilson, and Judge Lisa P. Dodson (1.0 CLE) 

10:00 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. Emotional Intelligence: Essential Skills for Lasting Professional Success

Presented by: Dierdre M. Danahar, In Motion Consulting & Coaching (1.5 CLE) 


11:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m Awards Presentation and Luncheon with Panel Discussion

Women in the Profession Update (1.0 CLE)
Presented by Alison Baker, Tiffany Graves, Tiffany Grove



1:45 p.m. –
3:15 p.m.
Animal House, Prince and Avocado Toast: Can They all Work Together?

Presented by Will Manuel, Bradley Arant Boult Cummings (1.5 CLE)

3:15 p.m. –
3:30 p.m.
3:30 p.m. –
4:30 p.m.
Ethics: Ethical Considerations in Communications with the Bar, the Bench, and Beyond

Presented by David McCarty, David Neil McCarty Law (1.0 CLE)

4:30 p.m. Closing Remarks


Click here to download a copy of the Agenda.


Online registration is now available for the 10th Annual Day of Leadership.

Member Non-Member Non-Lawyers & Students
CLE Full Day (Includes Luncheon) $150 $200 $50
One Block (Includes Luncheon) $100 $150 $50
Awards Luncheon Only $40 $50 $50


*Awards Luncheon includes 1.0 CLE.

*Full Day includes 6.0 hours CLE credit. Single blocks include 2.5 CLE credit each or 3.5 each with luncheon hour.

*No shows or cancellations will receive seminar materials only – no refunds.

In order to receive the membership discount, your membership must be current as of May 12th. If you need to apply/renew your membership, you may do so online.

You may still print and mail in your registration. You can print the form here:

Download Registration Form (PDF)


2018 Award Recipients

2018 Lifetime Achievement Award Recipient:

To Be Announced

2018 Outstanding Woman Lawyer Award Recipient:

To Be Announced

May 18, 2018
Mississippi College School of Law
Jackson, Mississippi