Vedder Price

Diversity Sponsorships, Organizations and Events

Vedder Price actively sponsors or is involved in a wide variety of diverse bar and law student affinity organizations, including committing attorney time to mentor diverse law students and their student organizations. We also provide financial support to many such organizations through their fund-raising and related efforts.

In addition, many Vedder Price attorneys contribute to, participate in and support diversity and women’s scholarships and other funds, serve as tutors and career mentors, and support other community-based programs.

As part of our efforts to promote diversity in the legal profession, in addition to creating the Vedder Price Diversity Scholarship, we have proudly sponsored the following organizations and events:

  • American Bar Association Commission on Women
  • Apna Ghar
  • Asian American Bar Association
  • Association of Corporate Counsel Foundation
  • Association of Muslim American Lawyers
  • Chicago Committee on Minorities in Large Law Firms
  • Chinese American Bar Association
  • Coalition of Women’s Initiatives in Law
  • Daniel Murphy Scholarship Fund
  • Cook County Bar Association Minority Job Fair
  • Gotham Cares
  • Hispanic Lawyers Scholarship Fund of Illinois
  • Illinois Diversity Council
  • Institute for Inclusion in the Legal Profession
  • International Aviation Women's Association (IAWA)
  • Korean American Bar Association
  • Lambda Legal 
  • Leadership Council on Legal Diversity (LCLD)
  • LCLD Fellows Program
  • Licensing Executives Society (LES) Women in Licensing Committee
  • National Asian Pacific American Bar Association
  • Northwestern University Global Village
  • University of Illinois Latino/Latina Law Students Association
  • Women's Bar Association of the District of Columbia
  • Women's Bar Association Foundation
  • Women Employed
  • YMCA of San Francisco