The Future of Gender Designation in U.S. Legal Documents

By: Fae Patton* *The author is an employee of the U.S. Department of State. She contributed to this article in her personal capacity. The views expressed in the article are her own and do not reflect the official policy or position of the U.S. Department of State, or the U.S. government. Recently, California became the […]

Blog Post 49: Earning Inequalities: Why Women Still Trail Behind Men in the Legal Profession

By: Sekoia Rogers Over several decades, more women have entered the legal profession in the United States causing a substantial modification in the field’s gender composition. Scholars have described women’s rising representation in the field as one of the most remarkable and revolutionary changes in the profession over the past 150 years.[1] Despite women’s efforts […]