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Women Lawyers On Guard is a national non-partisan organization harnessing the power of lawyers and the law in coordination with other organizations to preserve, protect, and defend the democratic values of equality, justice, and opportunity for all.

WLG mourns RBG

Although she stood only 5'1", we lost a giant. Strategic and skilled in advocacy, Ruth Bader Ginsburg was a stalwart advocate for gender equality and women's rights, for instance in her work founding the Women's Right Project at the ACLU and as only the second woman...

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Women Partners Make 53% Less Than Men

Women Lawyers on Guard Action Network, Did you know that women law firm partners in the Am Law 200 make 53% less than male partners?  Major Lindsey & Africa (MLA) surveys Am Law partners every other year (63,000+ partners were surveyed in 2018). In 2018 they began...

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Kamala Harris: WE HAVE HER BACK!

  Women Lawyers on Guard Action Network (WLGAN) is galvanized at the historic selection of Senator Kamala Harris for Vice President!  Her selection is inspiring and a profoundly important milestone for all women, and especially women of color.  Senator Harris ...

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What To Do With Your Outrage

WLG/WLGAN is all about turning outrage and anger into action.  In the wake of another outrageous killing of a Black man, George Floyd, and the violation of the constitutional rights of peaceful protestors, we urge you to “Do Something.”  Here are two resources:...

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