LCLD values its relationships with you, the Law Firm and Corporate Diversity Professionals working hard to support our programs within our Member organizations.

Diversity Professionals' Phone Conferences

To support you further, we also host a quarterly Diversity Professionals conference call in which we provide information on our action programs and give you an opportunity to ask questions and provide us with feedback on your participation experiences. Read minutes from the latest call in the "Resources" section below. We've also attached some useful reference materials at the bottom of this page related to our Programs.

Diversity Professionals and Advisors Summit

We recently hosted our first Diversity Professionals and Advisors Summit for corporate and law firm members who spend at least part of their day working on diversity and inclusion. Resources from that event can be found can be found below. In October, we will host a Diversity Professionals event at the LCLD Annual Membership Meeting in Washington, D.C.  

Volunteer opportunities are available for Diversity Professionals looking to get involved with LCLD. Please contact Erin Hess, Strategic Initiatives Program Manager,  if you are interested in getting involved in any of these projects.

  1. If you would like to help choose the location and direction for the second annual Diversity Professionals and Advisors Summit, and you are planning to attend the Annual Membership Meeting in October with your General Counsel or Managing Partner, please plan to set aside some time for a one-time planning meeting on Monday, October 16, before the Welcome Reception at the National Museum of African American History and Culture. 
  1. We are seeking volunteers to help work on resources related to diversity data initiative. 
  1. We are seeking volunteers to help work on resources for assisting members of your organizations with having difficult conversations.

Diversity & Inclusion News and Best Practices

The LCLD Weekly News Digest, originally developed for the LCLD Board of Directors, is now available to all members of the LCLD community. If you would like to receive weekly resources on diversity and inclusion, as well as news about LCLD Members, contact Caitlin Puffenberger, Communications Specialist. 

And finally: WHAT'S WORKING in your organization to build diversity and inclusion? Please email your initiatives to Caitlin Puffenberger, Communications Specialist.

Leadership. Action. Results.