Black Women Lawyers' Association
of Greater Chicago, Inc.
Nakhia C. Crossley
2021-2022 BWLA President
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Chicago, IL: On Tuesday, June 15, 2021, Nakhia Crossley was sworn-in as the Black Women
Lawyers’ Association of Greater Chicago, Inc.’s (BWLA) 30th President by the Honorable LaShonda
A. Hunt, U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the Northern District of Illinois.
Black Women Lawyers’ Association of Greater Chicago, Inc.
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The BWLA Career Services Committee invites you to join a virtual session entitled “Building Your Personal Brand” on Tuesday, October 26, 2021 from 6:00PM to 7:30PM.
BWLA members will hear from BWLA Past President Erica Kirkwood, VP & General Counsel at GMA Construction; Precious Jacobs-Perry, Partner at Jenner & Block, LLP; and Joyce Pruitt, Director of Training and Professional Development, City of Chicago Civilian Office of Police Accountability (COPA).
Click here to RSVP by October 25, 2021.
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