The Legal Field Continues to be Monochromatic

Law360 reports racial and ethnic minorities make up a small percentage of attorneys at all levels

Law360 on June 18 released a re-port on the racial and ethnic diversity in the U.S. legal field, focusing on law students and the hierarchy of positions at firms.

There were minute improvements in numbers for minorities in the field with white attorneys continuing to dominate the profession. For the fourth year running, at every level of a typical firm, minority attorneys’ proportions increased by less than 1 percent.

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