Frequently Asked Questions About Diversity & the Bar®

These FAQs are designed to provide a better understanding of Diversity & the Bar® magazine, our media kit, and other questions about our publications and how to request reprints. For more information about Diversity & the Bar magazine please email Kimberly A. Howard, CAE, Editor-in-Chief, Diversity & the Bar®, by email at

What is Diversity & the Bar?

Diversity & the Bar®, a publication of the Minority Corporate Counsel Association (MCCA), examines issues relating to the recruitment, retention, and promotion of minority attorneys in order to establish inclusiveness in the practice of law.

MCCA was founded in 1997 to advocate for the expanded hiring, retention, and promotion of minority attorneys in corporate law departments and the law firms that serve them. MCCA accomplishes its mission through the collection and dissemination of information about diversity in the legal profession, and Diversity & the Bar® is the signature publication of the association.

How often is Diversity & the Bar published?

The magazine is published on a bimonthly basis; MCCA publishes six issues a year. The editorial themes for the year are as follows:

  • January/February
  • March/April
  • May/June
  • July/August
  • September/October
  • November/December

How can I receive Diversity & the Bar?

The magazine is distributed to member corporations and a large segment of the subscribers to ACC Docket magazine published by the Association of Corporate Counsel. Individual subscriptions are now available.

How can I advertise in Diversity & the Bar?

Please contact Don Cooksey, Montrose Media Sales, by phone at (301) 816-7901 or by e-mail:

How can I obtain a copy of Diversity & the Bar's media kit?

Please contact Kimberly A. Howard, CAE, Editor-in-Chief, Diversity & the Bar, by email:

Content expected to appear in each issue of Volume 16 (2014) includes:

  • Notes From the President & CEO
  • Perseverance in Profile
  • Spotlighting…
  • Association Focus
  • Lawyer's Lantern
  • Movers & Shakers
  • Diversity News
  • In Closing...

How can I obtain reprint permission for Diversity & the Bar articles or other MCCA content?

Please access the request form by clicking here. Submit the info to or print the form and fax to 202-739-5999. Note: Please allow for a turnaround time of five business days. For more information about reprint requests, please click here.

We anticipate developing an online form for requests in the near future. Thank you for your patience.

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Current Diversity & the Bar Magazine issue

  • Workplace 20/20
  • Rising Stars
  • Movers & Shakers
  • Rainmaker
  • Diversity News
  • Lawyer's Lantern
  • Annual General Counsel Survey

Media Kit

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