A Voice for Women in the Law Since 1980

Women Lawyers of Alameda County swore in their 2018 board of Directors at their annual Judge’s Dinner in October 2017.

The board is very excited about all of the activities and important events coming up in 2018. Please check the website beginning January for exciting opportunities to get together and prosper!

Until then, WLAC wishes everyone a happy, safe, and wonderful holiday season!

Upcoming Events

Sat 20

Women’s March Oakland on January 20, 2018

January 20, 2018, 10:00 am - 12:00 pm


Women’s Equality Day

Today is Women's Equality Day.  First designated by Congress in 1971, to commemorate the certification by the Secretary of State of the 19th Amendment, the day is a symbol of the continued fight for equal rights.  Here's some food for thought from New York. Recently a...

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Women Lawyers of Alameda County shared Southern Poverty Law Center's photo. ...

Barbara Jordan was our country's second black Congresswoman, after Shirley Chisholm. She is still the only black governor Texas has ever had, serving just one day — and the only black woman to ever serve as governor of any state. Rest in power, Barbara. The march continues.

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Women Lawyers of Alameda County shared California Women Lawyers's post. ...

January is Human Trafficking awareness month. What will you do? #TerminateTraffickingTuesday #SheroesInAction #cwl

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Women Lawyers of Alameda County shared California Women Lawyers's photo. ...

A second court—this time in California—just granted another nationwide preliminary injunction against the Trump administration’s contraception rules today. CWL is proud to have signed on to the amicus brief in support of the injunction. #sheroesinaction

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WLAC is a affiliate of California Women Lawyers (CWL), a statewide bar association.  CWL brings together leaders from around the state to advocate for issues important to women lawyers.  By working together, WLAC and CWL support and strengthen each other.

As a WLAC member, you are entitled to a discounted membership rate.  We encourage you to become a concurrent member of CWL and help maintain our voting seat on the Board of Governors.

WLAC is a proud member of the Minority Bar Coalition.

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