Commission on Racial and Ethnic Diversity in the Profession

The mission of the ABA Commission on Racial and Ethnic Diversity in the Profession (CREDP) is to be a catalyst promoting diversity and inclusion within the legal profession and the ABA by facilitating the entry, participation and retention of diverse lawyers. The Commission achieves this by furthering the development of substantive programs and services in which diverse lawyers, law firms and law students will actively participate. 

Spirit of Excellence Awards Luncheon (Date January 26, 2019)

Call for Nominations for the 2019 Spirit of Excellence Awards in Las Vegas, Nevada is now open!

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ABA Model Diversity Survey (Date August 2,2018)

The ABA House of Delegates passed Resolution 113 that urges all providers of legal services, particularly law firms, to expand and create opportunities at all levels of responsibility for diverse attorneys.

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Collaborative Bar Leadership Academy (Date June 24, 2018)

The CBLA marks the first substantive program resulting from a collaboration of the six sponsoring bar associations and lays the foundation for further collaborative efforts to foster diversity and inclusion in the legal profession.

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Winter 2018 Vol. 3, No 1 - Read the latest edition of ABA's Commission on Racial and Ethnic Diversity in the Profession's newsletter.

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