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Salt Lake Tribune Op-Ed: Utah law students call for more diversity in the legal profession

By June 20, 2021June 22nd, 2021News

“We believe the legal profession will not live up to its essential ideals — preserving fairness, equality and justice — unless and until the profession’s demographics reflect our communities.”

Last week’s op-ed by UCLI’s Justice Lab Sarah MartinezRyan Williams, and Jackie Rosen highlights the importance of proactively examining and pursuing diversity, equity, and inclusion in the legal profession. While our efforts are centered in Utah and in its legal profession, many of the principles discussed–– advocacy, courage, community, personal responsibility, work ethic–– apply more broadly.

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