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Diversity Section

The Diversity Section of the Idaho State Bar promotes the education, training and networking of diversity practitioners. The section meets at 12:00 p.m. noon (MT) on the fourth Friday of January, March, May, July, September, & November at The Law Center, 525 W. Jefferson Street – Boise. Participation via telephone conference is also available.

Upcoming Meetings & Material

Next Meeting: Agenda | Material

Upcoming Events & Section Sponsored CLEs

The Diversity Section’s Love the Law! program exposes Idaho high school, college, and university students from diverse, minority, and low-income backgrounds to the legal profession.

Past Meetings
  • December 3, 2021 – Agenda
  • September 24, 2021 – Agenda
  • May 28, 2021 – Agenda
  • April 23, 2021 – Agenda
  • April 16, 2021 – Agenda
  • January 22, 2021 – Agenda
  • December 9, 2020 – Agenda
  • September 24, 2020 – Agenda
  • July 31, 2020 – Agenda
  • November 22, 2019 – Agenda
  • September 27, 2019 – Agenda
  • May 24, 2019 – Agenda
  • March 22, 2019 – Agenda
  • January 25, 2019 – Agenda
  • September 28, 2018 – Agenda
  • July 27, 2018 – Agenda
  • March 23, 2018 – Agenda
  • September 22, 2017 – Agenda
  • March 24, 2017 – Agenda
  • January 27, 2017
  • November 25, 2016 – Canceled ISB/ILF offices closed in observance of Thanksgiving
  • September 23, 2016
  • July 22, 2016 – CLE Speaker: Pam Howland; 0.5 CLE Credits – Agenda
  • May 27, 2016 – Agenda
  • March 25, 2016 – Agenda
  • January 22, 2016

Section Sponsored Issues of The Advocate
  • June/July 2019
  • January 2013 – Co-Sponsored with Idaho Women Lawyers
  • June/July 2008
Section Sponsored CLE Courses On-Demand

The following courses were sponsored by the Diversity Law Section. They are available to watch on-demand (self-study) with 24/7 availability so you can easily view programs whenever and wherever it is convenient. Click on the course title to see the description of the course and the cost.

Section Membership

If you are interested in joining the Diversity Section, please register using the Section Registration Form.

Membership dues are as follows:

2022 Standard Membership Dues – $25
Law Students – $10
Non-ISB Members – $10

To view the section’s by-laws, select: Diversity Section By-Laws.
To view the Expense Report for reimbursement of costs incurred on official ISB/ILF business, select: Expense Report.

“Justice for All” Award

The purpose of the “Justice for All” award is to highlight the progress and impact an individual has made in bringing opportunities of the law to bear in the areas of discrimination and diversity, including but not limited to race, ethnic background, and national origin, religion, gender, disability, sexual orientation, and sexual preference, poverty, age, and family status. The nominee should be a member of the Idaho legal community or someone who has had a direct effect on the law. To view a list of past recipients, select: “Justice for All” Award Recipients.

Thank You for Donating!

The Diversity Section would like to thank the following firms for their past generous financial support for Diversity Section activities that allow the section to further its mission:

  • Duke, Scanlan & Hall, PLLC
  • James, Vernon & Weeks, PA
  • Litster Frost Injury Lawyers
  • Moffatt, Thomas, Barrett, Rock & Fields, Chtd.
  • Owens & Crandall, PLLC
  • Parsons Behle & Latimer
  • Perkins Coie, LLP
  • Stoel Rives, LLP

Section Officers

At Large Council Members
Vice Chairperson
College of Law Faculty Representative
Past Chairperson
Student Representative


The Diversity Section of the Idaho State Bar presents information on this website as a service to our members and others who provide legal services to or are interested in diversity issues – both professionally and socially. Our goal is to provide information, education, and networking in this complex area of the law.

While we strive to be accurate and timely and therefore hope to be a valuable resource to users of this site, nothing contained herein should be construed as legal advice and we make no warranty or guarantee concerning the accuracy or reliability of the content at this site or the other sites to which we link.

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