The Impact of COVID-19 on Minority Communities

Opportunity Overview

June 23, 2020; 4:00 pm- 5:30 pm EDT

This is a virtual event.

The Eastern District of New York Chapter of the Federal Bar Association will host a webinar delving into the “Impact of COVID-19 on Minority Communities.” The agenda will be as follows:

Opening Remarks 

  • Judge Dora L. Irizarry, U.S. District Court, Eastern District of New York

The Disparate Impact of COVID-19 on Native American Communities and the CARES Act Lawsuit

  • Catherine F. Munson, Esq., Kilpatrick Townsend & Stockton LLP

The Implication of COVID-19 for Latinx, Particularly Undocumented, Communities

  • Cristobal Gutierrez, Esq., Staff Attorney, Make the Road New York

Understanding the Impact of COVID-19 on Communities of Color

  • Ashley Sawyer, Esq., Director of Policy & Government Relations at Girls for Gender Equity

Fueling Xenophobia – The Impact of COVID-19 on Asian Americans

  • Chris M. Kwok, Esq., Board Member AABANY and Neutral at JAMS

This program is suitable for both newly-admitted and experienced attorneys.


Opportunity Detail