TBA Law Blog

Posted by: Brittany Sims on Dec 5, 2012

New figures analyzed from the U.S. Census shows that women account for a third of the nation’s lawyers and doctors. Women hold 33.5% of legal jobs including lawyers, judges, magistrates and other judicial workers, up from 4.9% in 1970. However, despite greater presence in the legal field, women still face barriers to leadership roles at firms and wage discrepancies.