The article highlights new racial and gender equality and inclusion initiatives—including a Black Lawyers Forum and Women's Leadership Conference—launched by Meritas, the Minneapolis-based global network of independent law firms founded by a Maslon partner.
TCDIP is a nonprofit association of more than 60 law firms and corporate legal departments who share a vision to create a vibrant and inclusive legal community and a mission to strengthen the efforts of Member Organizations to attract, recruit, advance, and retain attorneys of color.
Steve performed key roles throughout the trial to help ensure that the jury would return a just verdict in the case.
POWER 30 is a new feature that examines the power brokers who lead and influence various parts of the Minnesota legal community, with a focus on those whose mere presence on a case signifies the stakes, who have influenced the direction of the law, and whose respect within the bar is undeniable.
As a citizen of the Cherokee Nation of Oklahoma, Tom is passionate about helping the NNABA achieve its mission of advancing justice for Native Americans, with attention to diversity in the profession and an increased understanding of Tribal communities' unique cultural and legal issues.
The Wallace-Lerner Award for Excellence in Leadership honors two alumni whose service to the legal profession reflects the values of the law review: community, communication, and collaboration.