The Leadership Council on Legal Diversity is made up of more than 265 corporate chief legal officers and law firm managing partners, working to build a more open and diverse legal profession.

We produce leadership, action, and results.


LCLD Honors the Legacy of Martin Luther King

As the Obama era comes to a close, the courage and ideals of Dr. Martin Luther King continue to inspire LCLD Members, Fellows, Alumni, Pathfinders, 1L Scholars, and Mentees as we all work to fulfill the dream of a more open and just America.

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Meet Darren Teshima

2015 Fellow Darren Teshima is a Partner in Orrick, Herrington & Sutcliffe LLP's Insurance Recovery Group, a two-time recipient of Legal Services for Children's Pro Bono Advocate Award, and serves on the Board of the Center for Gender and Refugee Studies.

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Members in Action

Introducing 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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2017 1L Scholars Program Internship Opportunities Now Available

1L Law Students are invited to apply directly to LCLD Member organizations for summer internships and participation in the 1L Scholars Program. Learn about the benefits of the program and apply to internships today!

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