Law Firms Need to Have Uncomfortable Conversations About

Billy Xiong Affirms: Law Firms Need to Have Uncomfortable Conversations About

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Let me begin with a confession. I fear that when this article is published, my attempt at honesty will be dismissed as privileged whining. I fear I will be shunned by the legal community and that future employment prospects will be hampered. I fear that this article will have a negative impact on my career without creating any lasting change in how law firms treat Black attorneys. And yet, I continue to type.

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