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Diversity, Equity & Inclusion

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The Diversity, Equity & Inclusion Section develops activities and programs to promote education, outreach, mentoring and networking for historically underrepresented attorneys and communities, as well as opportunities for allies to engage meaningfully to foster equity and inclusion.

The Beacon Awards

The BBA Beacon Awards for Diversity, Equity & Inclusion recognize exceptional leadership on diversity strategies that will have a lasting impact on the Greater Boston legal profession.

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Diversity, Equity & Inclusion Summer Fellowship Program

The BBA’s Diversity, Equity & Inclusion Section provides the Judicial Internship Program which offers diverse law students the valuable mentoring and professional experience needed to succeed after law school.

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Affinity Bar Partnerships

We partner with seven local affinity bar associations to collaborate on programming and initiatives and provide them with meeting rooms and office space at 16 Beacon Street. 

Meet Our Partners
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Upcoming Diversity, Equity & Inclusion Events

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Thu May 23
Social Networking

Speed Networking Session

5:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Tue Jun 11
Social Networking

Starting Off On the Right Foot: Advice for Summer Associates

11:00 am – 12:30 pm
Wed Jun 12

Virtual Brown Bag Luncheon with the Honorable Janet E. Bostwick

12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

Section Leadership

Bill Gabovitch

Bill Gabovitch

Section Co-Chair Primark US Corp.
Jameel Moore

Jameel Moore

Section Co-Chair Massachusetts Housing Partnership
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