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Sep 23, 2013, 13:00 ET

Data Suggest That Meaningful Diversity Remains An Elusive Goal For The Legal Profession

 The latest data show that diversity remains an elusive goal for the legal profession and that growth in the number of minority lawyers has not...

Sep 19, 2012, 10:32 ET

Survey To Inventory Legal Profession's Success In Achieving Diversity And Inclusion Goals

 The Institute for Inclusion in the Legal Profession has initiated a new project to measure success in meeting the legal profession's challenge...

Sep 17, 2012, 19:12 ET

Las Reglas Modelo podrían hacer que los abogados hagan de la diversidad una responsabilidad profesional

En una carta fechada el 14 de septiembre, Marc Firestone, presidente del IILP [Institute for Inclusion in the Legal Profession, Instituto para la...

Sep 17, 2012, 13:26 ET

Model Rules Could Encourage Lawyers To Make Diversity A Professional Responsibility

The Institute for Inclusion in the Legal Profession and Robert A. Clifford urge the American Bar Association to codify the profession's...

Apr 03, 2012, 12:41 ET

April 11 Program in St. Louis To Address Diversity and Inclusion Challenges Facing the Legal Profession in Mid-size Cities

 Recruiting and retaining a diverse pool of lawyers is a special challenge for firms in mid- size cities like St. Louis.  How can these...

Sep 01, 2011, 15:32 ET

Nueva información señala problemas persistentes en la profesión legal

La primera evaluación anual de la profesión legal en materia de diversidad, realizada por el Institute for Inclusion in the Legal...

Aug 31, 2011, 13:00 ET

New Data Points to Persistent Pipeline Problems in the Legal Profession

The first annual review of the state of diversity in the legal profession from the Institute for Inclusion in the Legal Profession clearly points...

Apr 12, 2011, 19:01 ET

Results of New Study Show the Legal Profession is Falling Short in Effort To Increase Diversity

Despite a strong business case for diversity, inclusion continues to lag Is the business case for diversity making a difference in how corporate...