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September Meeting

posted Aug 20, 2014, 8:48 AM by WLA SLO   [ updated Sep 8, 2014, 8:16 AM ]

Women Lawyers Association

Human Trafficking 

Local Author, Carissa Phelps will speak about Human Trafficking in San Luis Obispo County 

Speaker: Carissa Phelps  
Carissa Phelps is a licensed attorney, founder and CEO of Runaway Girl, a flexible purpose corporation working to assist survivors of human trafficking.  

She was recently named one of the top 100 
inspirational graduates by UCLA Anderson.  In her Memoir, Runaway Girl: Escaping Life on the Streets, One Helping Hand at a Time she shares her experiences and how her life was transformed.  

She now works through her corporation to provide trainings to authorities to improve their efforts in assisting survivors of human trafficking.  

Wednesday, September 3rd, 2014 at 12:00 noon
Upper Crust Trattoria 
11560 Los Osos Valley Road, SLO

1 Hour MCLE Credit Offered
Members - $25
Non-Members - $35

We look forward to seeing you there.

Human Trafficking 
Carissa Phelps will educate members about human trafficking.  She will enlighten us as to the local situation in San Luis Obispo County.  She will inform us about how our community responds to human trafficking and how we may improve our response efforts and put an end to human trafficking.