Diversity and the Bar - Fall 2017 - 12

As the flagship publication of the Minority Corporate Counsel Association, Diversity and The Bar® lets you turn your workplace diversity and inclusion into a business advantage. Promote your diversity and inclusion initiatives and show your support of MCCA's mission. Reach decision makers that value and support your diversity initiatives.


DirectWomen hosts its Board Institute, Sandra Day O'Connor Board Excellence Award Luncheon, Annual Alumnae Conference, and many regional programs. These events provide education and networking opportunities around the issue of women on boards.

Law is the least diverse profession in the nation. And lawyers aren't doing enough to change that.

From the outside, the legal profession seems to be growing ever more diverse. Three women are now on the Supreme Court. Loretta Lynch is the second African American to hold the position of attorney general. The president and first lady are lawyers of color.

Importance of Workplace Diversity

Workplace diversity has become an increasingly important part of the American workplace. The Equal Employment Opportunity Commission was created in 1965 to open the door for women and minorities to ...