Diverse Bar Association Websites:
ABA Commission on Women in the Profession
: Focused on assessing the status of women in the legal profession, identifying barriers to advancement, and recommending to the ABA actions to address problems identified.
: A research and advisory organization working with businesses and the professions to build inclusive environments and expand opportunities for women at work.
Council on Legal Education Opportunity
: A non-profit project of the ABA Fund for Justice and Education to expand opportunities for minorities and low-income students to attend law school and become members of the legal profession by providing pre-law recruitment, counseling, placement assistance and training.
Lawyers for One America
: An organization whose goal is to advocate for and actively promote greater racial and ethnic diversity in the legal profession nation-wide, so that our law schools, judicial systems, and lawyers more accurately reflect the communities they serve.
Minority Corporate Counsel Association
: An association whose mission is to advocate for the expanded hiring, retention, and promotion of minority attorneys in corporate law departments and the law firms that serve them.
New York State Bar Association Files Amicus Curiae Brief with U.S. Supreme Court on the Need for Diversity in Education