Women in the Law

Women in the Law

Six BigLaw firms join fellowship program for women re-entering the practice

Trials & Litigation

New Yorker profiles ‘St. Judy,’ revered defense lawyer who, for first time, had a client get death

Women in the Law

Was it ‘misogynistic behavior’? BigLaw partner is chided for comment on ‘stunning’ LinkedIn photo

Law Professors

EEOC: Female law profs at the University of Denver are underpaid, violating the Equal Pay Act

Your ABA

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

Your ABA

ABA’s first female president receives its highest award

Work-Life Balance

‘New Law’ offers alternatives to lawyers fed up with long hours of BigLaw, report 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?

Annual Meeting

Why aren’t more women lead counsel? Litigators, judges explain the obstacles and offer solutions

Women in the Law

50 best law firms for women are named

Women in the Law

Women underrepresented in lead trial lawyer positions, ABA study reports

Women in the Law

Fashion critique of female lawyers in bar newsletter brings sexism complaint

Verdicts & Settlements

McElroy Deutsch settles gender bias suit alleging unequal assignments, male-only golf outings

In-House Counsel

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


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


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