A Diverse Community

Diversity Resources  

The following online Professional Organizations and Publications are listed in alphabetical order.  Please check back often as this list will be updated periodically.

Professional Organizations

Asian American Bar Association of New York

Asian Pacific American Lawyers Association of New Jersey, Inc.

Association for Legal Career Professionals (NALP)

Association of Black Women Attorneys

Association of Black Women Lawyers of New Jersey

Dominican Bar Association

Garden State Bar Association

Hispanic Bar Association of New Jersey

Hispanic National Bar Association

LeGal

Minority Corporate Counsel Association

Muslim Bar Association of New York

National Asian Pacific American Bar Association (NAPABA)

National Association of Women Lawyers

National Bar Association

National LGBT Bar Association

National Native American Bar Association

New Jersey Women Lawyers Association

North American South Asian Bar Association

Practicing Attorneys for Law Students Program, Inc., (PALS)

Puerto Rican Bar Association

South Asian Bar Association of New York

Publications

IILP Review 2011:  The State of Diversity and Inclusion in the Legal Profession

The Rise of the Latino Lawyer (October 2011)

ABA Presidential Diversity Initiative, Diversity in the Legal Profession: The Next Steps (April 2010)

ABA Commission on Mental and Physical Disability Law, The Second National Conference on the Employment of Lawyers with Disabilities: A Report from the American Bar Association to the Legal Profession (2009)

ABA Commission on Women in the Profession, From Visible Invisibility to Visibly Successful: Success Strategies for Law Firms and Women of Color in Law Firms (2008)

ABA Commission on Women in the Profession, Visible Invisibility: Women of Color in Law Firms

ABA Presidential Advisory Council on Diversity in the Profession, Collaborating to Expand the Pipeline (2006)

National Association of Women Lawyers and the NAWL Foundation,Report of the Fourth Annual National Survey on Retention and Promotion of Women in Law Firms (2009)

Hispanic National Bar Association, Few and Far Between: The Reality of Latina Lawyers (2009)

Minority Corporate Counsel Association, An Examination of the Professional Experiences and Challenges Faced by Attorneys with Disabilities Who Work at Large Firms (2009)

Minority Corporate Counsel Association, Diversity and the Bar

Emily Baker, Diversity Scorecard 2010: One Step Back, The American Lawyer, Mar. 2010

New York City Bar, Committee on Women in the Profession, Best Practices for the Hiring, Training, Retention, and Advancement of Women Attorneys (Feb, 2006)

New York City Bar, Committee on Minorities in the Profession, Best Practices Standards for the Recruitment, Retention, Development and Advancement of Racial/Ethnic Minority Attorneys

OTHER RESOURCES

American Bar Association, Center for Racial and Ethnic Diversity

American Bar Association, Commission on Racial and Ethnic Diversity in the Profession

American Bar Association, Council for Racial and Ethnic Diversity in the Education Pipeline

American Bar Association, Commission on Women in the Profession

American Bar Association, Commission on Sexual Orientation and Gender Identity

American Bar Association, Commission on Mental and Physical Disability Law

Council on Legal Education Opportunity (CLEO)

Minority Law Journal