An important first step in overcoming bias is getting a clearer picture of what unconscious bias is and how it can shape behavior among lawyers. This program explores real-life situations that reveal how unconscious biases can manifest themselves and affect others in a variety of everyday legal settings. Get a better understanding of your unconscious biases - register today!
Explore case studies to improve your understanding of bias in law.
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Steven B Vinick is of counsel with the law firm of Stein Sperling Bennett De Jong Driscoll, P.C., and practices in the areas of personal injury law, medical malpractice, criminal defense, and general civil litigation. He is licensed to practice law in Maryland, Washington, D.C., and Virginia. He is the treasurer of the Montgomery County Bar Association and a member of the Executive Committee of the Prince George’s County Bar Association. He is also a member of the Maryland State Bar Association, the D.C. Trial Lawyers Association, and the Maryland Association of Justice. Mr. Vinick was the Maryland Association of Justice Trial Lawyer of the Year for 2011. He earned his B.A. degree, Phi Beta Kappa and magna cum laude, from the University of Maryland; and his J.D. degree, cum laude, from the University of Baltimore School of Law.
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