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Join us for our 44th Annual Convention,
happening virtually on Friday, May 21, 2021! 


Click here to see the schedule 
and our exciting line-up of speakers!

"ALL Sessions” Registration Includes EVERYTHING on Friday, May 21 

7 CLE Credits Requested

Alternatively, you may elect to attend ONLY the
Mary Lathrop Trailblazer Awards Celebration and/or
the Annual Meeting/Board Election and
Passing The Gavel Celebration for FREE.

Meet our Featured Speakers

Courageous Leadership -
A Dare to Lead™ Experience


GG Johnston is President of Downstream Partners and
Certified Dare to Lead™ Facilitator.

Lead Beyond #MeToo


Hon. Pamela Harris 

Dahlia Lithwick is a Senior Legal Correspondent at Slate
and Host of the podcast "Amicus." 

Hon. Pamela Harris is a Judge on the United States Court of Appeals
for the Fourth Circuit, appointed in 2014 by President Barack Obama. 

What else is happening?!

  • Get a jump-start on the day with Vinsaya Yoga with Judge Goble.
    Denver County Court Judge Reneé Goble will lead us!
  • The program includes the return of our popular Judicial and Outside The Courthouse breakout sessions. 
  • And so much more, including the Mary Lathrop Trailblazer Awards Celebration Luncheon; a special (and entertaining) ethics presentation from
    The Law Club; the always inspiring Annual Meeting/Board Election and Passing The Gavel Celebration; and a bonus Vision Board Workshop on Saturday, May 22.

Mary Lathrop Trailblazer Award Honorees

Judge Karen Ashby
2021 Honoree
Velveta Golightly-Howell
2020 Honoree

The CWBA's prestigious Mary Lathrop Trailblazer Awards will be presented to both Judge Karen Ashby, our 2021 honoree, and Velveta Golightly-Howell, our 2020 honoree, during a lunchtime celebration at 12:30 - 1:45 p.m. on Friday, May 21, 2021. Read more about the history of the award and see a list of previous recipients here

All this learning and leading will make you hungry! 
Treat yourself to a Lead Beyond Nosh Box from Footers Catering!

Attendees have the opportunity to purchase a Lead Beyond Nosh Box that serves two and includes charcuterie with numerous meats, cheeses, nuts & berries, fresh burrata, crackers, French macarons, almond meringue cookies, and more! (DF, GF, NF, Vegan options available) Only $45, including delivery for those within a 50-mile radius of downtown Denver. (Choose this option as part of registration and complete the order form.) Please let us know if you are outside the 50-mile radius of downtown Denver, and we will provide you with some catering options.

Interested in sponsoring our Convention?

We have various sponsorship levels and other marketing opportunities. Sponsorship levels begin as low as $500 for a Friend of the CWBA sponsorship and peak with our Golden Peak sponsorship at $7,500.

Please contact CWBA Executive Director Kim Sporrer for more details: 303-831-1040, execdir@cwba.org.               

Keeping Convention registration costs more affordable
is only possible 
with the support of our partners and sponsors. 

Platinum Sponsors


Gold Sponsors

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Friends of the CWBA


Colorado Women's Bar Association • P.O. Box 1918 • Denver, CO 80201
Telephone (303) 831-1040 • Email: execdir@cwba.org

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