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D&I

Diversity in the US Legal Profession

According to the American Bar Association, only two professions, the natural sciences, and dentistry have less diversity than law; medicine, accounting, academia, and others do considerably better.

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Embracing the responsibility to inspire others

EQUAL in LEGAL is all about sharing knowledge on EQUALITY in the legal ecosystem. As a community, we want to learn from each other, connect people and together make the world a little better.
We will share stories and articles on EQUALITY related topics like Diversity & Inclusion, Pro-Bono/Volunteering, Access to Justice, Talent & Education and Sustainability.
Most of all we want to do it TOGETHER with all parties within the legal ecosystem; reach out, collaborate, share & connect.
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Sustainability

We & Sustainability

Sustainability is all about our children and our grandchildren, and the world we will leave them. So it’s about accountability, empathy, fairness and product integrity.

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Access to Law

Access to Law & Justice

Access to justice is a basic principle of the rule of law. In the absence of access to justice, people are unable to have their

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D&I

The Mansfield Rule

Arabella Mansfield (1846-1911) was the first woman admitted to the practice of law in the United States. She campaigned for equal educational opportunities for women as well as voting rights.

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Trailblazers

Trailblazers

Trailblazers is a series of portraits about global equality leaders. People that we can learn from and inspire us. Will you also take up the responsibility to inspire others?

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D&I

The Move the Needle Fund

The Move the Needle Fund (“MTN”) is the first collaborative effort designed and funded with $5M to test innovative initiatives to create a more diverse and inclusive legal profession. It was launched in the USA in September 2019.

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