The Leadership Council on Legal Diversity is made up of more than 275 corporate chief legal officers and law firm managing partners, working to build a more open and diverse legal profession.

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Tapping the Power of Networks at 2017 Annual Meeting

The power of LCLD's network–and networks in general–was a focus of the Eighth Annual LCLD Membership Meeting, with insights from author Joshua Cooper Ramo (left) and Merck CEO Ken Frazier.

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LCLD Firms and Corporations Partner to Host 2018 1L Scholars

By collaborating on 1L Scholars Partnerships, law firms and corporate legal departments create high-value summer internships that provide twice the insights and experience to diverse, first-year law students.

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On Excursion to Abercrombie & Fitch, Fellows Find a New, More Inclusive Company

Some 30 Fellows ventured to Abercrombie's woodsy headquarters in Ohio to learn first-hand about a venerable American company—with a legal department led by GC Robert Bostum (left)—that is embracing inclusion and a new, more diverse clientele.

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Sustainable Partnerships: An Idea Worth Repeating

Pioneered by LCLD Member Brian Brooks of Fannie Mae and Deputy GC and LCLD Fellow Kenny Perry (left), a program to support diverse law firm associates in their quest for Partner is one of the experimental initiatives LCLD will be exploring in 2018.

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