Your ABA

Paulette Brown brings passion for inclusion as the first woman of color to lead the ABA

President's Message

Expanding Our Reach: New initiatives will promote and advance the four ABA goals


How clients’ backgrounds may shed light on their motivation for litigation


Unconscious bias, exclusion from networks lead to dearth of minority law firm partners, prof says

Annual Meeting

Paulette Brown announces ambitious plans as she assumes the ABA presidency

Annual Meeting

5 women with extraordinary careers honored by Margaret Brent Awards

Annual Meeting

What are the business costs of ignoring racial and gender diversity?


Dentons hires former general counsel for General Mills who pushed law firms for diversity

The New Normal

How law firms are innovating when it comes to hiring

Law Practice Management

Law is the nation’s least-diverse profession, law prof says


Two global law firms will use software to find standout UK hires from underprivileged backgrounds

Legal History

Righting a ‘grievous wrong,’ California justices grant posthumous law license to Chinese immigrant

Business of Law

National labor firm raids Littler and Ogletree, opens new offices in Denver and New York


After four-year decline, percentage of female associates ‘nudged up’ in 2014

Law Schools

Law school diversity improves, but not at most prestigious schools

The New Normal

Can a new breed of firms solve the attrition problem for women in the legal industry?


Which law firms got perfect scores for LGBT inclusion?


Only 3 percent of lawyers in BigLaw are black, and numbers are falling

Women in the Law

Why the No. 5 law firm in France is gender-balanced at the top levels


Law prof will be first Native American woman to serve as a federal judge