In furthering its commitment to diversity in the legal profession, the ABA Commission is promoting A Pledge for Change, a one-page pledge for legal employers to sign that affirms the signatory’s commitment to diversity, specifically disability diversity.
For law students and lawyers seeking to advance their career, expand their network and learn to manage their finances. Attendees may participate in career development sessions; personal one-on-one sessions with career development experts; and learn how to leverage your bar membership to maximize your career.
New e-mail list for law school staff involved with disability support services for students. List provides resources and is a forum to ask questions. Register as an ABA member by clicking on "New Customer" to create a profile in order to join.
The CDR will recognize a law firm and an in-house corporate counsel that have made measurable progress in the recruitment, hiring, retention, and advancement to leadership positions of lawyers with disabilities.