Thought leaders from around the world contribute their perspectives on landmark cases, new legislation, and legal perspectives on new technologies, business practices, and civil procedure.
Lawyers from the Canadian firm discus their employment law practice and the changes coming to the Canadain legal market.
Will more women in law school mean more women in the law?
Corrs Chambers Westgarth
Australia’s leading independent law firm, Corrs Chambers Westgarth, has represented well-known comedian and actress, Rebel Wilson, in her successful defamation proceedings against Bauer Media, the German-based global media giant.
Best Lawyers and Ms. JD Present Attorneys Across America
Elizabeth L. White
How courts are interpreting Title VII to protect LGBT workers.
For many women, a government job is an ideal—albeit necessary—springboard to a law-firm partnership.
Real work-life balance and sophisiticated practice at a women-owned law firm.
Berry Appleman & Leiden
BAL's commitment to equality in the workplace.
2019 "Women in the Law" by the numbers.
Celia Huber and Sara O'Rourke
Slow progress in adding more women to boards has dominated the conversation. But tips from standout companies are more likely to inspire others to take firmer action.
Patricia Brown Holmes
Volunteer organizations are the lifeblood of the legal profession. Their model ought to be embraced by all.
Esther R. Donald
In 1967, the Beatles asked: “Will you still need me, will you still feed me, when I’m Sixty Four?” Today, Sir Paul, the answer increasingly is “No.”
Vincent D. Louwagie
Jury service is one of the most important civic duties a citizen is called upon to perform. Juries help protect our rights and liberties in a fundamental way; through the jury system members of the public decide civil and criminal disputes.
Patricia Brown Holmes
What effect is California’s new law mandating more women in corporate boardrooms likely to have?
Fine, Kaplan and Black
Roberta Liebenberg discusses her first-of-its-kind empirical study.
Jeffrey M. Kimmel
Where do the victims of these events turn? Make as many jokes as you’d like, but without lawyers, they’d be on their own. Medical malpractice insurance carriers, using their formidable assets and power, flex their muscles and bully their way through defending these inconvenient “events,” which may affect their bottom line.
Baltimore’s Rosie the Lawyer initiative offers high school girls an insider’s look at the law.
There are reasons to hire an expert with 30-plus years of experience, but don't underestimate the skills of a first timer.
San Francisco nonprofit specialist Rosemary Fei on advice for young careerist women and helping make the world a better place.
Patricia Brown Holmes and Leslie Davis
Meredith Aldridge, Colleen Welch, and Alicia Hall
Forty-five years of progress with Title IX.
Arguedas, Cassman & Headley
Cris Arguedas on defending the accused.
Heather A. Owen
In fact, the representation of women and minorities in leadership positions has decreased over recent years.
A Q&A with Advisory Board member Colleen Tracy James of Mayer Brown.