Tag:diversity

Legal Lasso: Judge Thomas Speaks on CO MMJ Case

Legal Lasso is Law Week’s morning roundup for legal  headlines across the state. Each morning, we take stock of legal issues and happenings, so...

New Programs Aim to Continue Progress in Diversifying the Bench

The Colorado Judicial Department is taking the lead in new projects aimed at improving diversity on the bench.

Denver’s Local Firms Join Forces on Diverse Recruiting

Five large homegrown law firms are working together on a recruitment initiative that seeks to bring diverse attorneys to Denver.

Legal Departments Push Firms on DEI

A 2010 survey found 18% of U.S. legal departments track diversity efforts but in-house legal departments want more effort to meet goals.

AAPI Lawyers Stand Up to Increased Racism

Asian Pacific Americans have faced a year of increasing violent acts and racism. But attorneys and legal groups are standing up in response.

As Biden Looks to Diversify the Bench, Party Politics Could Play a Hand in Confirmations

President Joe Biden has promised to add diversity to the federal bench with his 80 seats to fill but long-term impacts remain to be seen.