On February 25, 2011, Virginia senate passed a resolution commending the Virginia State Bar's Diversity Conference.
The Conference's Mission
Foster and encourage diversity in admission to the bar, advancement in the profession and the judiciary. Facilitate diversity in professional leadership opportunities. Ensure that Virginians' changing legal needs are met.
The Conference's Goal
Promote and maintain the quality of legal services in Virginia, diversity at all levels of the judiciary, advancement in the profession of diverse individuals, involvement of lawyers of diversity in bar involvement and involvement of lawyers of diversity in Virginia State Bar governance.
Join Diversity Conference
Our purpose is to promote inclusiveness in the legal profession and ensure the profession meets the needs of the increasingly diverse public it serves. We need the participation of like-minded lawyers across the entire spectrum of the legal profession. We need you to help pave the way.
Diversity is not a right nor a mandate. Diversity is a status, we as a society have to achieve.