Welcome to the ABA Solo, Small Firm and General Practice Division's Diversity Board webpage.
We are honored to serve as chair and director of the Diversity Board.
The ABA, Solo, Small Firm and General Practice Division believes that inclusion, participation and involvement of attorneys from underrepresented groups in the Division’s programs and activities is essential. Our goal is to create a culture where all members of the Division feel valued, supported, comfortable and included in an environment that affords an opportunity to contribute and thrive by attorneys from underrepresented groups.
I look forward to a working with you and I am sure it will be a productive year.
Terrell Ratliff Chair, Diversity Board
Andrea Van Leesten Membership Director
The Diversity Board shall oversee all programs and activities that impact diversity efforts. The Board shall participate and coordinate with ABA committees and entities that promote diversity, as well as be responsible for the Diversity Fellowship Program.
Diversity Fellowship Program
2015 Diversity Fellows: Cedric Ashley (Princeton, NJ) Esther Hyun (San Diego, CA) Marianne Rebel Brown (Glassboro, NJ) Jean-Marie Sylla, Jr. (Washington, DC
Free for Solo, Small Firm and General Practice Division (GPSolo) members as a member benefit. Brown Bag Sessions are short, informal educational events on timely topics. Recordings of past Brown Bag Sessions are posted and archived after each session. The ABA is not seeking CLE credit for this