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Largo, MD – August 13, 2020 – NBC News/MSNBC Legal Analyst and University of Michigan Law Professor Barbara McQuade will be the keynote speaker for the Council on Legal Education Opportunity, Inc. (CLEO) Virtual Class Reunion and Open House which takes place from 1-3pm ET on Thursday, August 20, 2020.

Marilyn Mosby, the State’s Attorney for the City of Baltimore and a CLEO alumna, will be the moderator for this event.  In addition to the featured speaker, this event will include testimonials from CLEO Pre-Law students and alumni, CLEO program updates, and a special “CLEO Challenge!” Following the program, small group networking sessions will be facilitated.

“We are super excited to have this distinguished legal scholar, respected professor, and nationally renowned prosecutor to speak to the CLEO and legal community.  She has such a rich history regarding social justice and other issues,” said Cassandra Sneed Ogden, CLEO’s CEO. “We could not be more pleased that she will honor us with her presence.”

To learn more about the event:  Click here to register for the CLEO Virtual Class Reunion & Open House.

About the Council on Legal Education Opportunity, Inc.

CLEO, Inc. is a 501(c)(3) charitable organization committed to diversifying the legal profession by expanding legal education opportunities for persons from traditionally under-represented racial and ethnic groups, low-income, and disadvantaged communities. Founded in 1968, when the number of lawyers of color was less than one percent, CLEO has produced more than 25,000 individuals who have excelled in every area of the legal profession and include judges, corporate attorneys, law school deans and professors, practitioners, politicians, and more.    Additional information about CLEO and its programs can be found at https://cleoinc.org/

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