The Leadership Council on Legal Diversity is made up of more than 240 corporate chief legal officers and law firm managing partners, working to build a more open and diverse legal profession.

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Meet Chrissy Roussell

2014 Fellow Chrissy Roussell is a Los Angeles native who is working to one day become a judge. She is currently Counsel at Davis Wright Tremaine LLP, President of the John M. Langston Bar Association of Los Angeles, and Diversity Co-Chair for the Women’s Lawyers Association of Los Angeles. Chrissy also loves throwing game nights and wine-tasting parties.

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Diversity: Key to a Happier Legal Profession

In this exclusive commentary for LCLD, author Anne-Marie Slaughter, Annual Meeting keynoter (2013) and president of New America, has a message for her fellow lawyers: To build a happier, healthier, and more attractive legal profession, diversify your work force—and your ways of working.

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2016 Pathfinder Selection Now Open

The LCLD Pathfinder Program is an important step in LCLD's talent-to-leaders trajectory. It provides early-career in-house counsel and associates with leadership training, networking opportunities, and career-development strategies. Select your organization's Pathfinders today.

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We're "All In!" Are You?

The Fellows Alumni Executive Council requests contributions from their peers to help strengthen and expand the Fellows Alumni organization.

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