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Celebrating Our 10th Anniversary

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Founders and Power Circle Members at the 2019 CWIL Women’s Power Summit™ with keynote speaker Sally Yates

Upcoming Events

  • As the Court kicks off its new term on October 5th, we’ll explore the inspirational and previously untold history of the nine women considered--but not selected--for the United States Supreme Court. Authors Renee Knake Jefferson and Hannah Brenner Johnson will share insights from their fascinating research. This event is free and open to the public.
  • The Center’s Biennial Award Luncheon will be held April 23, 2021 at the Fairmont Hotel in Austin featuring keynote speaker Emmy-winning journalist Soledad O’Brien, and Patricia Diaz Dennis, recipient of the 2020 Hortense Ward Courageous Leader Award.

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The Center for Women in Law honors the life and legacy of Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg. Justice Ginsburg was a pioneer and trailblazer for women's rights and gender equality.

The Center for Women in Law and The NALP Foundation have produced a first-of-its-kind report detailing the disparities between the educational and social experiences of women of color in law schools.

At this painful and difficult time for our nation, we are grappling with the meaning and promise of justice and equality for all.

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