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The American Bar Foundation Will Host a Virtual Fireside Chat on Policing and Protests 

On August 20, the American Bar Foundation (ABF), in partnership with The Chicago Community Trust, will hold a nationwide virtual fireside chat. This event will showcase the ABF’s critical work and will feature ABF Executive Director Ajay K. Mehrotra and ABF Research Professor Traci Burch in an exclusive, in-depth discussion on policing and the recent protests. 

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New Study Explores the Changing Diversity of Law Students Since the Great Recession May 28, 2020

CHICAGO, May 28, 2020 - Enrollment in law school has declined by 25% over the past decade; there are now more women than men pursuing law; and Asian Americans, once the fastest-growing group in law… more

ABF Philanthropist Fellow William H. Neukom to Receive ABA Medal Jul 27, 2020

CHICAGO, July 27, 2020 - William H. Neukom, an American Bar Foundation (ABF) Philanthropist Fellow and a steadfast investor in research and programs at the ABF, will be honored with the ABA Medal at… more

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