The Leadership Council on Legal Diversity is made up of more than 250 corporate chief legal officers and law firm managing partners, working to build a more open and diverse legal profession.

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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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Meet Gloria Hong

2016 Fellow Gloria Hong oversees liability litigation for Starbucks locations in North America. She is Co-Chair of the Starbucks Law and Corporate Affairs Pro Bono Committee and has worked pro bono on matters including civil rights, housing justice, and immigration. Loyal to her home city of Seattle, Gloria is also a coffee-lover and Seahawks fan.

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Fellows Learning Experience: The Walmart Way

Hosted at Walmart headquarters by Executive Vice President and General Counsel Karen Roberts (left), the LCLD Fellows got a crash course in how the world's largest retailer does business on a global scale.

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At Leadership Lunch, Cooley, Uber, and LCLD Talk Diversity

On August 9, 2016, Cooley CEO Joe Conroy and Uber General Counsel Salle Yoo joined LCLD Fellows to discuss some of the most vital issues facing diversity in the legal profession at Cooley's San Francisco office.

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