Women in the Law

In-House Counsel

Suit by former in-house lawyer claims Broadcom executives ‘degrade and objectify women’

Judiciary

Assistant PD accuses judge of refusing her request for nursing breaks during trial

ABA London Sessions

The Magna Carta is one of Britain’s best exports, Cherie Blair says

Law Scribbler

Team approach keeps pregnancy leave from stalling careers

Careers

Think Harvard law grads are more likely to stay in law practice than others? 28% ditched legal jobs

Work-Life Balance

Exit interviews spur Orrick to adopt generous parental leave policy

Work-Life Balance

Can workers get glowing reviews by ‘passing’ as workaholics?

Work-Life Balance

Is stay-at-home dad necessary for female lawyers with kids? Firm embraces ‘parenting while employed’

Your ABA

Cincinnati lawyer works to ensure equal rights, treatment for American Muslims

Work-Life Balance

Which law firms are most family friendly? Yale Law Women names top 10

Law in Popular Culture

Should female justices be recognized with an ice cream flavor by Ben & Jerry’s?

Law Firms

Men-only golf retreats and unequal work assignments alleged in bias suit against McElroy Deutsch

Your ABA

Leadership slate shows diversity in action at ABA Midyear

Trials & Litigation

Ellen Pao testifies to wanting $10M to settle Kleiner Perkins discrimination case

Lawyer Pay

Former prosecutor claims she was paid less than new hires due to gender bias

Business of Law

Law partner creates SheStarts, a group to help female entrepreneurs

Trials & Litigation

Silicon Valley agog as trial looms in high-profile sex-discrimination case against Kleiner Perkins

Diversity

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

Legal History

Sarah Weddington on being a young, female lawyer in a watershed SCOTUS case that reverberates today

Law Schools

Law dean calls out sexism in evaluation of female prof, tells students to forgo ‘fashion advice’