Overcoming Early Career Challenges For Women in Law
The challenges women face early in their law careers are distinct from their male colleagues. Despite progress, there still exists an unconscious bias in many law firms. These preconceptions that involuntarily influence attitude, behavior, and decision-making may be responsible for the inequitable division of opportunities among men and women, particularly in their early years of practice. It may also contribute to the fact that there are significantly fewer women in law firm leadership.