On this episode, I welcome Imani Maatuka, a Business Litigation Affiliate at Sidley Austin, to speak about the Bridging the Hole Scholarship. Imani remembers what made her make a decision to practice within the footsteps of her different members of the family into the felony career and what the massive distinction is between what she anticipated and the truth now that she’s running as a litigation affiliate. She describes how she picked litigation because the legislation space to specialise in. Moreover, Imani stocks extra details about the Bridging the Hole Scholarship: The way it began, what their targets and steps to succeed in those targets are, and the way it continues to assist different scholars.
The Jabot podcast is an offshoot of the Above the Legislation emblem centered at the demanding situations ladies, other people of colour, LGBTQIA, and different various populations face within the felony business. Our identify comes from none rather than the Infamous Ruth Bader Ginsburg and the jabot (ornamental collar) she wore when turning in dissents from the bench. It’s a reminder that even if we aren’t profitable, we’re nonetheless a formidable power to be reckoned with.
Kathryn Rubino is a Senior Editor at Above the Legislation, host of The Jabot podcast, and co-host of Considering Like A Attorney. AtL tipsters are the most productive, so please attach along with her. Be at liberty to e mail her with any guidelines, questions, or feedback and practice her on Twitter (@Kathryn1).