Delania Barbee is a lawyer will a passion for business. After graduating from law school, she spent time in the Corporate Law Department of a Fortune 500 financial institution. In her first year with the company, she received a Service Excellence Award for her service to her internal clients. Currently, she works as an associate at Day Pitney LLP assisting clients primarily with matters related to information technology and intellectual property. She enjoys working closely with her clients to ensure that their business objectives are met.
Delania has always had a passion for advancing socioeconomic empowerment. This fuels her interest in creating content that will help others accomplish their career or business goals. Additionally, she spends time working towards increasing the pipeline of lawyers of color and increasing the number of lawyers of color who are able to access positions in the legal profession in which lawyers of color remain underrepresented. Accordingly, in addition to her service as President-Elect of the George W. Crawford Black Bar Association, she is an active member of the Attorney Advisory Committee for the Lawyers Collaborative for Diversity.
Delania received her B.A. cum laude from Smith College