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FEBRUARY 25, 2023

8:30 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.


This annual event highlights the importance of diversity to the legal profession and provides invaluable information and insights to help students:

  • Prepare for Law School
  • Submit a Winning Law School Application
  • Navigate the Admissions and Financial Aid Process
  • Learn What to Expect as a Law Student and a Lawyer

Students will also have the opportunity to participate in a Mock Law School class led by our esteemed faculty, hear from current law students and attorneys in a variety of legal fields, learn about scholarships, and tour our award-winning law school campus! Breakfast and lunch will be provided. 

Participating attorney panelists include:

  • Regina Thompson, Asst. United States Attorney
  • Noor Obaji, Attorney, Lewis Thomason
  • Kevin Christopher, Attorney, Morgan & Morgan
  • Lan Chen, Labor Counsel, First Student First Transit
  • Jakeva Torrance, Shelby County Public Defender


The deadline to register is February 17th.

Hotel and parking information will be made available following registration. 

For more information, contact Jacqueline O'Bryant at jmbrynt2@memphis.edu. 

Available Anytime—Asynchronous Content & Recorded Sessions from past years


High School Students Informative Introduction

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Disability Resources Introduction

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Summer Trial Advocacy Program Testimonials

Kaleb Sy: 


Marissa Pittman:

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