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Trina Grillo Retreat 2013 Social Justice Lawyering: Innovation, Creativity, Entrepreneurship
Talaris Conference Center on Friday and William H. Gates Hall on Saturday
4:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Friday Night Opening Speaker:
Judge Mary Yu
King County Superior Court
"Bringing Your Whole Self to your Social Justice Work"
Featuring: Jet City Improv
The Trina Grillo Retreat provides a unique opportunity for law students, faculty and practitioners to exchange viewpoints, explore career opportunities, and formulate creative strategies for social justice.
TRINA GRILLO PUBLIC INTEREST RETREAT March 22-23, 2013
Social justice lawyering – innovation, creativity, entrepreneurship
Friday March 22: Whole person lawyering (5-9 p.m.)
Talaris Conference Center
4000 NE 41st Street, Seattle, WA
Keynote Address: Bringing your whole self to your social justice work
Hon. Mary Yu, King County Superior Court Judge
Improv comedy workshop with Jet City Improv
Saturday: Entrepreneurs and Innovators for Justice (8 a.m. -5 p.m.)
University of Washington School of Law
William H. Gates Hall
Remembering Trina Grillo
Form and Function: Learning about various types of business entities from people who created them
Featuring a panel of creative lawyers who have explored a variety of structures and found innovative ways to do social justice.
Show Me the Money: How to Fund Your Idea
Learn how to research funds and hear stories and tips from panelists who have kept their dreams afloat.
Lunch: New Idea Incubator
Facilitated Small Groups
Tell Your Story: Marketing Yourself for Innovation
Funders share what matters to them.
From Imagination to Reality: Putting It All Together
Facilitated small groups lead to an action plan to move ideas forward.
Closing Activity: Firestarter
Get seriously energized to return to school or work with a fire for justice.