Diversity in the Legal Profession: Next Steps, ABA, 2010
Diversity and Gender Equity in the Legal Profession: Best Practices Guide:
The 2006 Report of the Task Force on Diversity in the Profession is
Link to SAGE Best Practices:
Link to SAGE Survey of Private Law Firms 1995-2000:
Link to SAGE Survey of Public Employers 1997-1999:
Here is the link to read the executive summary of the ABA's recent
study on women of color in law firms:
There is also a good article from the August 2006 ABA Journal about
This is an interesting article about tying diversity goals to partners'
compensation in firms:
An ABA report on the status of women in the legal profession:
From the Star Tribune business section: a column on recruiting and retaining
Link to a research report on which diversity programs work:
Best Practices or Best Guesses?
Assessing the Efficay of Corporate Affirmative Action and Diversity
Link to a recent summary piece the article's authors prepared for
a sociology magazine:
Management in Corporate America
Link to an article about their research from Time magazine:
The Diversity Delusion. Training
execs to overcome their biases doesn't help minorities and women join
Minority Female Associates Leaving Law Firms?
Commentary: How Good Intentions for DiversityFall Short