Advancing Diversity, Equity and Inclusion
MCCA MISSION STATEMENT
The Minority Corporate Counsel Association (MCCA) is committed to advancing the hiring, retention and promotion of diverse lawyers in law departments and law firms by providing research, best practices, professional development and training; and through pipeline initiatives.
MCCA Virtual Diversity Career Fair
We know that in today’s world, career development and career mobility are closely intertwined, which is why we are offering a new platform for employers and diverse attorneys seeking new career opportunities with organizations committed to diversity, equity and inclusion to connect with each other virtually.
Top 20 Rising Stars of 2021
MCCA is proud to announce the Top 20 Rising Stars of 2021! As we continue to drive for greater equity and systemic change in corporate America, it is more important than ever we celebrate the achievements of these 20 talented diverse attorneys leading the charge for systemic change in their communities and workplaces.
2021 Charlotte E. Ray Award
Congratulations to our 2021 Charlotte E. Ray Award Honoree: Sherrilyn Ifill, President and Director-Counsel of the NAACP Legal Defense and Educational Fund (LDF)! Join us in honoring Sherrilyn Ifill on October 13 at our 2021 Virtual Diversity Gala!.
2021 Employer of Choice Award National Winner
MCCA congratulates our 2021 Employer of Choice Award National Winner: AbbVie. Join us in honoring AbbVie on October 13 at our 2021 Virtual Diversity Gala!.
2021 MCCA Rainmakers
MCCA is proud to announce its 2021 Rainmakers 15 exceptional diverse attorneys whose business acumen, passion and dedication to proactive client development has set them apart as leaders in the legal profession.
2021 MCCA Fortune 1000 GC Survey
MCCA is proud to present the 21st edition of our annual General Counsel Survey where we track and analyze representation of women and historically underrepresented racial/ethnic General Counsel (GCs) in the Fortune 1000.
2021 Paula L. Ettelbrick Honoree
MCCA is honored to present the 2021 Paula L. Ettelbrick Award to Susan Baker Manning, Partner at Morgan, Lewis & Bockius LLP. The 2021 Paula L. Ettelbrick Award will be presented at the Creating Pathways to Diversity Conference on October 12, 2021.
2021 Pathways Conference
Registration is Now Open!
The 2021 Creating Pathways to Diversity® Conference will be held virtually on October 11-12, 2021. Join us as we convene influential general counsel, in-house counsel, firm partners and thought leaders to present and discuss current and thought-provoking issues disrupting and shaping DEI in the legal profession.
Registration is Now Open!
MCCA’s annual Diversity Gala will be an inclusive virtual experience held on October 13, 2021 and your support is now more important than ever. Our annual awards program honors leading corporate law departments and law firms demonstrating leadership in championing diversity, equity and inclusion.
Donate to MCCA
The Minority Corporate Counsel Association (MCCA) is the premier source of learning, knowledge and future-oriented research on diversity, equity and inclusion for the legal profession. We provide resources, education, ideas and networking to enhance the power and performance of the legal community. Since 1997, MCCA members have been committed to diversity, equity and inclusion.
Law Firm Membership
Is your law firm committed to advancing diversity, equity and inclusion in the legal profession? MCCA has a place for you. Join MCCA as a member and help your firm be better prepared to meet the expectations of top clients that demand diversity and results.
CORPORATE LAW DEPARTMENT
Is your in-house legal team committed to advancing diversity, equity and inclusion in the legal profession? MCCA has a place for you. Join other in-house legal departments and their general counsel who advocate for the expanded hiring, retention and promotion of minority attorneys.
LMJ SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM
Established in 2004, the LMJ Scholarship program advances the diversity pipeline to the legal profession.
SPONSORS & SERVICE PROVIDERS
Strategically engage and enhance networking opportunities while supporting MCCA’s mission.