Ashley Mollenthiel Fiore Serves as Panelist on Addressing Racial Discrimination and Biases in the Legal Profession

On April 20, 2021, Capehart Scatchard Shareholder, Ashley T. Mollenthiel Fiore, Esq., served as a panelist for a CLE entitled, “Good Intentions Aren’t Good Enough, Part Three.” The remote panel discussion was presented by the Burlington County Bar Association’s Committees on Professionalism and Diversity, Inclusion & Leadership.

Ms. Mollenthiel Fiore engaged in a roundtable discussion on what actions can be taken by the legal profession moving forward to address the problems of racial discrimination and biases. Ms. Mollenthiel Fiore discussed the importance of legal professionals being educated on implicit biases and systemic racism; the importance of recruiting and retaining diverse talent; and the benefit of outreach to disadvantaged communities.

Ms. Mollenthiel Fiore focuses her practice in the representation of employers, self-insured companies, and insurance carriers in workers’ compensation defense matters. Prior to joining Capehart Scatchard, she served as a Law Clerk to The Honorable Francis J. Orlando, Assignment Judge Civil Division. Ms. Mollenthiel Fiore also serves on Capehart Scatchard’s Diversity & Inclusion Committee.

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