Women in the Law

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’

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