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April 30, 2019

ABA Toolkit for Gender Equity in Partner Compensation

ABA Toolkit for Gender Equity in Partner Compensation

Table of Contents 

Welcome Letter from ABA President Laurel G. Bellows


Why the Toolkit Was Developed and How to Use It

Planning the Program

Program Agenda – Format, sequence of presentations, and segment options.  Also includes list of recommended topics for discussion in large and small groups, types of suggested speakers, and a link to an ABA toolkit speakers bureau.

PowerPoint Slides – A customizable PowerPoint slide deck to use at a conference as part of an opening presentation, with notes for the presenter and details on key points.

Program Materials – PDFs of recommended articles to use as background information for speakers and as handouts at the program.  Links to download this material also appear in the right-hand column of the page.

Speakers Bureau - Pool of potential speakers and panelists - Coming Soon.

Marketing the Program

Program Description – Text that can be used to create a marketing flyer.

Audience – Suggestions for attracting decision-makers.

Suggested Dates – Proposed dates to consider holding a pay equity program as they tie in with larger national events.

Background Reading

Bibliography – Extensive list of articles that can be referenced for a more in-depth understanding of the issues.  To be distributed to speakers in advance of the conference as well as to conference attendees.     

Additional Resources

ABA President Laurel G. Bellows on the Toolkit (video)

What You Need to Know about Compensation Videos

All Toolkit materials will be available online and updated periodically.