Invitation to Pledge:
LACBA’s Continued Commitment to Increase Diversity in
the Legal Profession
LACBA’s Continued Commitment to Increase
Diversity in the Legal Profession
INVITATION TO PLEDGE
The Los Angeles County Bar Association (LACBA) seeks to promote greater diversity and inclusion in the legal profession. Guided by LACBA’s new Diversity in the Profession Section and its first-ever Vice President of Diversity, Inclusion and Outreach, Philip H. Lam, LACBA invites law firms, businesses, public legal departments, law schools, public service organizations and governmental agencies to join LACBA in its commitment to increase diversity in the legal profession.
Joining is easy. Adopt the Statement of Goals and Principles for the Legal Profession with Respect to Recruitment, Retention, and Promotion of Attorneys that are Members of Historically Underrepresented Groups and agree to facilitate three actions from the List of Best Diversity Practices. (Both attached). Thereafter, each pledged signatory will be showcased on LACBA’s website and potentially additional means.
Every Pledge Encouraged
Every Contribution Welcome
To pledge--or for more information--please email Brian E. Moskal at email@example.com.
I look forward to your continuing support to achieve a more integrated, diverse and inclusive legal community.
Megan L. Whipp,
Chair, Diversity in the Profession Section