Launching Leaders Retreat

The conference will be a leadership conference with health and wellness aspects and plentiful networking opportunities. It will highlight the Commission's research, and provide many other meaningful takeaways, for attendees to use in their organizations. Registration is now open, please visit the More Information page to register and learn more.

2020 World Forum for Women in the Law

Building on the ABA's cutting-edge research and findings from other legal organizations, the 2020 World Forum is designed to address gender in the legal profession from a global perspective. Join us at ABA Annual to encourage members and legal organizations to adopt and implement policies that make meaningful change within their own jurisdictions, at every level and in all areas of the profession.

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Spring Summit for Advancing Women in the Law

Learn what the research conducted by the initiative on Long-Term Careers for Women in Law teaches us about gender bias and the courts on March 3, 2020.

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The Grit Project

Host a Grit Program at your firm, bar association or other organization and teach women lawyers about grit and growth mindset.

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Zero Tolerance

Use this Toolkit to develop a program to combat sex-based harassment in your organization or community

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Gender Equity in Compensation

The ABA Toolkit for Gender Equity in Partner Compensation educates women and men about pay inequality in a customizable program.

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Brent Awards Luncheon

Brent Awards Luncheon

Margaret Brent Women Lawyers of Achievement Awards

Named for the first woman lawyer in what is now the United States, the Margaret Brent Awards honor women in law who have not only achieved significantly in their careers, but have paved the way for other women lawyers to do the same. Every year at the ABA Annual Meeting, the Commission hosts a luncheon to present the award to honorees. Attend by yourself or purchase a whole table for your firm!

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