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Melika Forbes Elected to Leadership of George Crawford Black Bar Assoc

May 19, 2016

Melika Forbes has been  elected to serve as Secretary of the George Crawford Black Bar Association. Ms. Forbes is a member of the firm’s School Law practice group. Crawford is a volunteer statewide organization that has represented the collective body of Black attorneys in Connecticut since 1977, and is a statewide affiliate of the National Bar Association. The organization works to increase the role and number of Black attorneys and raise awareness of legal issues affecting the Black community.

In addition, Shipman & Goodwin was once again a Diamond Sponsor of the association’s Annual Dinner, which serves as a platform to recognize individuals who have made significant contributions within their respective fields.


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