Thursday, June 11, 2020 from 11:45 AM to 1:00 PM EDT
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The River Club 
1 Independent Drive
Jacksonville, FL 32202

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Alice Morris, JWLA Director of Programs 
Jacksonville Women Lawyers Association 

JWLA June 2020 Luncheon

JWLA cordially invites you to our June Luncheon


Thursday, June 11, 2020


The River Club

The Past, Present & Future of Parental Leave

in the Legal Profession


 Jennifer Shoaf Richardson, Esq. 

Jackson Lewis P.C.


Alessandro A. Apolito, Esq. 

Lippes Mathias Wexler Friedman LLP

Jennifer L. Feld, Esq.

Kubicki Draper P.A. 

Melissa Nelson, Esq., State Attorney

Fourth Judicial Circuit

Lindsay Tygart, Esq. 

Coker Law

Join us for a 60-minute CLE presentation wherein the panelists, together with the moderator, will examine the history of parental leave in the legal profession, take a deep dive on the arguments made before the Florida Supreme Court, discuss the effects of the Court's recent ruling, and share different strategies and practical affects for parental & caregiver leave in the private and public sectors.

This presentation is approved for 1 general CLE credit and 1 Labor & Employment Law Certification Credit.

Please note the following changes that we are making to make this luncheon as safe as possible during these uncertain times: 

  • Plated 3 course meal 
  • Reduced seating of 6 to a table
  • All tables spaced minimum of 6 feet apart 
  • Contact-less check-in process. *Please note NO payments will be accepted at the door; you can prepay online through PayPal or send a check in advance. You may also email us to request an invoice.  
  • Increased health & sanitation measures by the River Club. Please see below.

Additionally, we understand that not everyone will be ready to return to the luncheon in person.  However, we remain committed to providing the CLE component to our members and as such, will be live streaming the luncheon for viewing in the comfort of your own home or office.

Registration options for the CLE only follow on the registration page.