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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 Mar 30
Virtual Brown Bag

BBA Webinar: Everything in Moderation – Free Speech and Online Content

2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Mon Apr 03
Virtual Brown Bag

BBA Webinar: In-House Legal Departments and the Advancement of Diversity, Equity and Inclusion

12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Tue Apr 11
Virtual Brown Bag

BBA Webinar: Stay Ahead of the Game – Essential Online Marketing Tactics for Law Firms

2:00 pm – 3:00 pm

Section Leadership

Bill Gabovitch

Bill Gabovitch

Section Co-Chair Primark US Corp.
Carla Reeves

Carla Reeves

Section Co-Chair Goulston & Storrs PC
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