The Leadership Council on Legal Diversity is made up of more than 320 corporate chief legal officers and law firm managing partners, working to build a more open and diverse legal profession.

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Become an LCLD Member

Amid new calls for racial justice, our mission--to build a more diverse legal profession--has never been more urgent. By joining founder Rick Palmore (left) and the 330 general counsels and managing partners of LCLD, you too can make a difference.

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Language of Leadership: An LCLD Webinar Series on Leading in Times of Crisis

In May LCLD launched a special webinar series devoted to leadership in times of crisis, featuring insights from select LCLD Members. Hosted by Robert Grey, these in-depth interviews are open to all in the LCLD community. Register now at the link below.

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Leadership Lunches Go Virtual with Hankinson and Walker

Continuing LCLD's transition to socially distant meetings, Fellows and Alumni attended the first-ever Virtual Leadership Lunch hosted by Mike Hankinson, CLO of Delta Dental, and Henry Walker, chair of Kilpatrick Townsend.

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Ten Ways to Avoid a Repeat of the Diversity Recession

In The American Lawyer, LCLD President Robert Grey shares the wisdom of LCLD Members: 10 things your organization can do to avoid the setbacks to legal D&I that occurred during the Great Recession of 2008. See the What's Working portal for more details.

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