Goal III Reports

These reports are released every year to monitor the ABA's progress in promoting full and equal participation in the Association, through profiling the demographics of its membership and leaders.

2020 Goal III Report

Legal Profession Statistics

Current statistical data has been gathered to assist with research on lawyers and the legal profession. Learn more about this year's profile of the legal profession.

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Previous Goal III Reports

2019 Goal III Report

2017 Goal III Report

2016 Goal III Reports

See the Goal III Report terms and demographic definitions.

Pre-2016 Reports by Category

Disability Rights

Women in the Profession

Sexual Orientation & Gender Identity

Racial and Ethnic Diversity