CLE Seminars

When Diversity Came to the MBA: Personal Reflections about the Pioneers

Wednesday, April 14, 2021
12:00 pm - 1:30 pm


Location: Online - Zoom Video Conference

Credits: 1.0 Hour Substantive and 0.5 Hours Ethics

Moderator(s): Peter E. Moore, Esq.

Speaker(s): Francis Recchuiti, Esq & Hon. William T. Nicholas

Topic: The first four lawyers of color at the Montgomery Bar, Herbert C. Nelson, Esquire, The Honorable Horace A. Davenport, Richard W. Rogers, Esquire and Charles Wharton Smith, Esquire, have passed on but their accomplishments should be remembered and memorialized. Francis Recchuiti, Esquire, a close friend of all four men will present his first-hand recollections and the background history as to how they came to be members of our bar. Some of these accounts are little known. In addition, The Honorable William T. Nicholas will add his personal recollections and anecdotes about all four men.


Online Registration is Disabled

Online Registration for this CLE is not available at this time. Please contact the bar association if you have questions at 610-279-9660, ext. 200.