Diversity is a Top Priority

The Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Committee strives to foster a diverse legal community that is equitable and inclusive, through education, advocacy and action.

About the DEI Committee

Learn about the history of DEI efforts at CCCBA, the committee's mission statement and how you can get involved!

Programs and MCLE Events

CCCBA produces many signature events, annual programs and educational sessions centering around diversity. Learn more here.

Diversity Award Checklist

CCCBA's award winning Diversity Award is based on a comprehensive checklist that measures diversity efforts for firms of all sizes.

Judicial Mentoring Program

This program provides attorneys hailing from diverse backgrounds and contemplating a career on the bench with a structured method of obtaining guidance from experienced judges.

Bay Area Minority Summer Clerkship Program

Since 1990, we've placed minority law students in Bay Area law firms for summer clerkships.

CCCBA Awards for Diversity

CCCBA's diversity efforts have attracted attention on the highest levels.

Minority Bar Associations

CCCBA is proud to work with a wide variety of minority bar associations in the Bay Area.

Articles from Contra Costa Lawyer Magazine

Read articles written by CCCBA members in recent issues of the CCCBA's award winning magazine.


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