Caregiver Work Group Report
At the beginning of her term, SBM President Julie Fershtman requested that the Diversity & Inclusion Advisory Committee (DIAC) look at the impact of care giving responsibilities to those working in the legal profession and the following report was developed by the Caregiver Work Group of the DIAC as a result. View the Report PDF
Diversity & Inclusion Pipeline Programs
Join the Growing List of Pledge Signatories
List Updated January 16, 2013
The State Bar of Michigan actively promotes the importance of diversity and inclusion in the profession. We applaud all who have signed the SBM Pledge to Achieve Diversity and Inclusion and will publicly acknowledge their action.
Former State Bar President Tony Jenkins in a Michigan Bar Journal President's Page quoted an ancient Chinese proverb that says “any journey of a million miles begins with the first step.”
Now that we’ve started the journey, we urge you to join us in this endeavor and to check out who has already signed PDF on by viewing the list of law firms, law schools, bar associations, individuals, and other entities.
Please join us in this very important effort by becoming a signatory to the pledge today!
Bar Journal Articles
Reports on Diversity
Models to Consider
Articles of Interest
Blogs to Peruse