Lawyers Collaborative for Diversity

The Lawyers Collaborative for Diversity was formed by concerned lawyers to answer the call for diversity. Our current challenge is to increase the recruitment, retention, and promotion of lawyers of color and other diverse individuals, not only as good social policy but also as good business practice.

 
THE MISSION

The mission of the Lawyers Collaborative for Diversity is to unite the resources, energy, and commitment of the State's leading law firms, corporations, public sector entities, law schools, and state bar associations in the joint mission of making Connecticut and Western Massachusetts a more attractive place for attorneys of color and other diverse individuals to practice law and find satisfying professional opportunities.

"When we're talking about diversity, it's not just a box to check. It is a reality that should be deeply felt and valued by all of us." 

-Ava Duvernay

EVENTS
  • Member/Affiliate Event: SABAC 14th Annual Awards Dinner
    Member/Affiliate Event: SABAC 14th Annual Awards Dinner
    Wed, Oct 27
    Virtual Event
    Oct 27, 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM
    Virtual Event
    The Awards Dinner is an important opportunity for our community and its allies to support SABAC’s mission. KeyNote Speaker: Kannon Shanmugam
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  • Member/Affiliate Event: The Connecticut Bar Foundation Judge Mark A. Kravitz Symposium Series: Administration of Justice
    Member/Affiliate Event: The Connecticut Bar Foundation Judge Mark A. Kravitz Symposium Series: Administration of Justice
    Thu, Oct 28
    New Haven Lawn Club
    Oct 28, 8:30 AM – 1:00 PM
    New Haven Lawn Club, 193 Whitney Ave, New Haven, CT 06511, USA
    The Connecticut Bar Foundation established a symposium series in memory of U.S. District Court Judge Mark R. Kravitz in 2012.
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  • LCD Event - 2021-2022 Mentor/Mentee Program Kickoff  (Virtual)
    Oct 28, 5:00 PM
    ZOOM
    Virtual Event
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  • LCD Event: Annual Judges of Color Celebration(Virtual)
    Nov 16, 5:00 PM
    ZOOM
    A zoom link will be provided to registered guests only.
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