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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.

Finally, some good news

Finally. Some good news for women in this country after four rotten years. The Biden-Harris administration will soon constitute a Gender Policy Council, with one full-time Co-Chair and additional staff, and with the elevated status of a White House initiative. It will...

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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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