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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.
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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Human Rights

Human Rights

Human rights are the basic rights and freedoms that belong to every person in the world, from birth until death. They apply regardless of where you are from, what you believe or how you choose to live your life. These values are defined and protected by law.

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Civil Status

Civil Status

What if you are treated differently at work because of your civil status?

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Ageism

Ageism

Ageism is the stereotyping, prejudice, and discrimination against people on the basis of their age.

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Bullying & Harrasment

Us too?

In 2018, the International Bar Association (IBA) conducted the largest-ever global survey on bullying and sexual harassment in the legal profession.

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Signatories EQUAL in LEGAL Statement