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Friday, June 26, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
Monday, June 8, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
California Women Lawyers Stands Against Racism and Inequality »
  SACRAMENTO, June 8, 2020—California Women Lawyers(CWL) stands with our fellow citizens i...
Thursday, March 26, 2020
District Governor Elections: Call for Nominations »
Election of several CWL District Governors, for two-year terms starting in October 2020, will commence over the next two m...
Saturday, March 14, 2020
Gender Definition Position Statement »
Gender for the purposes of the California Women Lawyers’ Mission is best described as a spectrum.  For many it is flu...
Monday, March 9, 2020
CWL 2020 Annual Conference Postponed »
CWL leadership has been monitoring the evolving coronavirus (also known as COVID-19) situation, especially in relation to...
Wednesday, November 13, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Congratulations to Judge Brosnahan »
Congratulations to Judge Brosnahan, our CWL 2017 Rose Bird Award winner, on receiving the 2019 Aranda Award.  20...
Wednesday, July 24, 2019
The Superior Court Seeks Qualified Attorneys to Serve as Temporary Judges »
Educational trainings and MCLE credit are available at no cost to attorneys interested in serving. SAN JOSÉ, Calif...
Thursday, July 12, 2018
Tips for newly minted in-house counsel of all shapes and sizes »
If you are new to the in-house world, you’re probably thinking that you havemade it to the Promised Land of no more billab...
Thursday, June 14, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
CWL Denounces Family Separations »
Since 1974 California Women Lawyers has represented the interest of more than 70,000 women in all facets of the legal repr...
Saturday, May 5, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
CWL Endorses DA Nancy O'Malley »
Sacramento, CA. The leadership of the California Women Lawyers (CWL) have endorsed incumbent Nancy O’Malley for Alamed...
Friday, December 15, 2017
Reproductive Rights Position Statement »
California Women Lawyers is committed to ensuring and maintaining a women's right to choose the reproductive option most s...
Friday, December 15, 2017
Title IX Position Statement »
California Women Lawyers condemns in the strongest possible terms any attempt to roll back the protections that Title IX a...
Tuesday, August 22, 2017
CWL Opposes 9th Circuit Split »
CWL wrote a letter in opposition to a division of the Ninth Circuit. The proposed changes would be expensive, inefficient...
Thursday, August 4, 2016
Open Letter to Judicial Counsel »
CWL has written an open letter to the Judicial Council calling for action in providing implicit bias training to all sitti...
Saturday, May 16, 1998
Judicial Independence Position Statement »
California Women Lawyers is committed to independence of the judiciary as a cornerstone of democracy.  Independence o...
Wednesday, January 1, 1997
DV Position Statement »
California Women Lawyers is concerned that domestic violence is the single largest cause of injury to American women. ...