Section Diversity


The Diversity Section promotes the values of diversity and inclusion throughout the Marin County legal community. It also promotes the interests of residents of color and other underrepresented groups in the county. The section provides Continuing Legal Education (CLE) on the elimination of bias in the legal system.

Section Chair

Jeanne Grove
415 673 5600
jgrove@g3mh.com

Notice
Main County Superior Court

Uniform Local Rules 2

Updated January 1, 2017
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Diversity
1.0 CLE | Bias
Editor's Introduction
Aug 03, 2017
By Robert Rosborough

Welcome to our August Marin Lawyer. Many of us might be found in exotic locales this time of year; I am often in Marfa, Texas, which no doubt is exotic to many of you (I guess the mountains of the Chihuahuan Desert could count as exotic.) But thanks to the wonders of the internet and email, the Marin Lawyer is still available to all of us.

President's Message
Aug 03, 2017
By Dorothy Chou Proudfoot

Recently, Yale Law School and the National Asian Pacific American Bar Association jointly published a study, "A Portrait of Asian Americans in the Law.” Four Yale Law graduates and California Supreme Court Associate Justice Goodwin Liu conducted a two-year study that tracked the rise of Asian Americans in the law over the last three decades and some of its findings caused me to think about my own place in the law.

Aug 03, 2017
By Mee Mee Wong, Executive Director

Would you like to be part of the Marin County Bar Association leadership team? MCBA wants you to apply for an Officer or Board position. Board service is a unique opportunity to give back to your community, hone your leadership skills, and work with fellow board members to deliver valuable benefits to our member organization.

June Meeting Recap
Jul 03, 2017
By Dotty LeMieux

“There hasn’t been a lower output for the U.S. Supreme Court since 1865,” Hastings Law Professor Rory Little told the sold-out crowd at the annual Supreme Court review membership luncheon on June 28. So began a lively look at the recently-ended term of a Supreme Court . . .

Jun 30, 2017
By Tim Nardell

Difficult times in our nation’s political life make for interesting questions in constitutional law. Before this past November, who had even heard of the Emoluments Clause or given any thought to the 25th Amendment to the Constitution? In no particular order, with no particular emphasis, here is a handy overview.

President's Message
Jun 05, 2017
By Dorothy Chou Proudfoot

A big thank you to Immediate Past President Larry Strick for arranging for Dr. Larry Brilliant to speak at our May General Membership meeting. I did not know Dr. Brilliant personally; I had only read the Wikipedia summary of his education, experiences, and accomplishments, and I was curious to see how he would inspire us to go outside our comfort zone and do good in the world.