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Insight Center: Events

Judicial Diversity Panel

4:30-6:00 PM (ET)
Judicial Diversity Panel

Hosted by Pepper's African-American/Black Affinity Group, Asian Pacific American Affinity Network, Pepper Latina/o Caucus, Pepper Pride, South Asian Affinity Group, Veterans Group and Women’s Initiative.

Live simultaneous videoconference available in the following Pepper Hamilton offices: Berwyn, Boston, Detroit, Harrisburg, Los Angeles, New York, Orange County, Pittsburgh, PrincetonRochester, Silicon Valley, Washington, D.C., Wilmington.

During this discussion, our diverse panel of judges will speak on the importance of diversity on the bench and in the courtroom. They will also discuss the path they took as a diverse person to their position and the challenges they have faced on their journey.


  • Judge Daniel Anders, Philadelphia County Court of Common Pleas
  • Judge Kai Scott, Philadelphia County Court of Common Pleas
  • Judge Lisette Shirdan-Harris, Philadelphia County Court of Common Pleas
  • Judge Stella Tsai, Philadelphia County Court of Common Pleas

Event to be followed with networking reception.

Program is pending for one (1) MCLE Ethics credit in Pennsylvania and New Jersey (through reciprocity). MCLE credit for other jurisdictions may be available upon request.


Pepper Hamilton LLP
3000 Two Logan Square
Eighteenth and Arch Streets
Philadelphia, PA 19103


For questions or to RSVP by email, contact Carole Ward at

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