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PACE Center for Girls Hillsborough – Celebrates 20 Years

By | Firm News, Tampa

SCB is proud to be a sponsor this year for PACE Center for Girls Hillsborough Chapter.   We Had The Honor Of Attending The PACE Center For Girls Legacy Luncheon Celebrating PACE’s milestone 20 year anniversary SCB’s Attendees Partner – Kelly Charles-Collins  (& Pace Board Member)   Attorneys – Jeffrey Glassman & Starr Brookins Administrative members – Ingrid Doyle,  Tifani Forehand, & Cynthia Chartak   PACE has a statewide network with a local touch. The holistic, strength-based, and asset building PACE…

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“The Bystander Effect.” By Kelly Charles-Collins

By | Firm News

We are pleased to announce that on November 3, 2018, Partner Kelly Charles-Collins had the privilege and great pleasure of presenting her first TEDx talk at TEDx Ocala (www.tedxocala.com). Her journey began in the summer when she had to submit her “idea worth sharing.” She knew she wanted to call people to action. She wanted to inspire and empower people. She wanted to transform minds and souls. She wanted to share something people could relate and aspire to. Share something…

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Voter Rights Discussion

By | Firm News

On Saturday, October 20, 2018, Attorney Cornelius Demps will serve as the moderator for a Voter Rights Panel Discussion during the Virgil Hawkins Bar Association Quarterly Meeting at the Stetson University College of Law in Downtown Tampa. The hour-long segment will discuss various issues including what the U.S. and Florida Constitutions say about voter rights; election laws and their impact on voters; the Voting Restoration Amendment (“Amendment 4”); the affects voter suppression on the African American and other minority communities;…

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Unconscious Bias and Jury Selection

By | Firm News, Labor & Employment

SCB’s Partner Kelly Charles-Collins is presenting at the Trial Advocacy Boot Camp held at the University of Miami September 27th- 30th Kelly will present on the impact of Unconscious Bias in Jury Selection Attendees will learn the importance of voir dire, the methods utilized to question a venire including ethical considerations, and the proper use of cause and peremptory challenges. Become Comfortable & Confident In The Court Room Program Faculty   Kelly Charles-Collins Partner – Smoak Chistolini & Barnett PLLC  Labor…

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