Diversity and Inclusion Digest
The 2012-2013 Compilation of ABA Opportunities, Programs and Services for Diverse Lawyers
Judical Division Diversity Action Plan
The Judicial Division continues to implement its Diversity Action Plan adopted at the 2012 Annual Meeting. At each Judicial Division Council Meeting and at relevant times throughout the year, the Diversity Plan is discussed to assure the Division is in compliance. At the beginning of each fiscal year, the Division reviews the plan with new leadership for fresh input, conformity and to keep the plan animate.
National Database on Judicial Diversity in State Courts
The Judicial Division and the Standing Committee on Judicial Independence completed the first online, fully searchable Diversity Database. The Database, the only one of its kind, provides the current composition of minority judges on the state bench, both nationwide, by level of court and by method of judicial selection used by the states. Access Database
The Directory of the Minority Judges in the United States, 4th Edition
The Directory is the most comprehensive compendium of minority judges in the United States and contains the names, addresses, telephone, facsimile numbers, and, in many cases, email addresses of colleagues of color. The newest feature of the 4th Edition is the expanded administrative law section. The expansion includes a broader representation of various types of administrative law judges. Purchase Now
The Diverse Speakers Directory
The ABA Diverse Speakers Directory is a national clearinghouse of legal experts with an interest in speaking and program moderating opportunities. The Directory was developed in response to repeated requests from internal ABA entities as well as external organizations for diverse legal experts across a broad spectrum of backgrounds. It is a resource for both program organizers and diverse legal experts who have an interest in speaking and moderating opportunities.