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LCLD Members Mark Seven Years of Progress at Annual Meeting

Incoming Chair Laura Stein, left, welcomed more than 250 LCLD Members and guests to the 2016 Annual Meeting in Chicago, where they explored the Language of Leadership—the art of inspiring, through words and actions, the greatness in others.

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LCLD Members Speak the Language of Leadership

A Q&A between outgoing Chair Brad Smith, left, and Founding Chair Rick Palmore launched the Language of Leadership initiative at LCLD’s 2016 Annual Meeting, where Members were charged to lead similar events at the regional level.

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Members in Action

Now Live! The LCLD What's Working Portal

LCLD is proud to present the What’s Working portal, where LCLD Members and diversity professionals can find innovative solutions for creating a more inclusive legal profession. Find out if what’s working for these organizations can work for you, too.

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Rick Palmore: Still Inspiring Action

Rick Palmore, LCLD’s Founding Chair and Board Member Emeritus, has issued a new Call to Action, challenging the LCLD Fellows Alumni to do more for their communities.

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