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3/22/2013

Trina Grillo Retreat 2013 Social Justice Lawyering: Innovation, Creativity, Entrepreneurship

Off campus
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 Dinner 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 “Happy” Hour 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. Remembering Gideon 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.

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