Power List Issue 2015

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Lawyers of Color is delighted to release the Fourth Annual Power List Issue, a comprehensive catalog of the nation’s most influential minority attorneys and non-minority legal diversity advocates, including corporate general counsel, law firm managing partners, … Read More

Fired Over Facebook: The Reaction

Was a Louisiana meteorologist fired over a series of posts she made on Facebook and if so was her company right to terminate her employment? She says no and thinks the company KTBS-TV is in the wrong. Read More

Black lawyer’s nomination to be 3rd in command at DOJ could be delayed

The nomination of black lawyer Derek Anthony “Tony” West to be the new Associate Attorney General of the United States could be delayed, that’s the word from at least one senior United States Senator. Read More

First African-American woman to sit on N.C.’s Supreme Court resigns

The first African-American woman to serve on North Carolina’s Supreme Court Patricia Timmons-Goodson will step down in December. Justice Timmons-Goodson sent her letter of resignation to North Carolina’s Governor last week. In her letter she … Read More