Pitt Law and K&L Gates Partnership Helping Legal Diversity
The Leadership Council on Legal Diversity has been implementing diversity pipeline programs since its creation about six years ago. Though the legal industry is still dominated by white males, these programs are a step in the right direction. The programs have been focused on racial and gender diversity, and have been steadily increasing over the years. The partnership between Pitt Law and K&L Gates producing the K&L Gates Diversity Fellowship was mentioned as a 'homegrown' program that will further legal diversity.
Read more in "Microsoft's Legal Chief Trumpets Diversity Council's Accomplishments," from the ABA Journal.