Click here for more information Slide CLEO RESOURCES 2020 CLEO EDGE #yourvoicematters View our annual magazine for tomorrow's law students! THE CLEO D.A.I.S. The CLEO DIVERSITY AND INCLUSION SPOTLIGHT Introducing a new virtual “platform” designed to showcase and highlight diverse attorneys and critical inclusion initiatives from our valued partner organizations NEW ON CLEOINC.ORG: ABOUT CLEO Expanding Opportunities. For more than 45 years, the Council on Legal Education Opportunity (CLEO) has worked to make the law a more diverse profession by expanding opportunities for underrepresented persons to pursue a legal career. CLEO PROGRAMS Training tomorrow's lawyers, Preparing tomorrow's leaders Each year CLEO conducts a wide range of pre-law programs that are designed to prepare students for the rigor of law school and to increase retention and successful matriculation rates.


NCBE and CLEO Extend Partnership to Better Diversify the Legal Profession

The National Conference of Bar Examiners (NCBE) and the Council on Legal Education Opportunity, Inc. (CLEO) announced today that the two organizations will renew and extend their partnership to increase diversity and inclusion in the legal profession.

CLEO Announces Pre-Law Scholarship Recipients

Twenty-one persons will receive the Council on Legal Education Opportunity, Inc.’s EDGE Pre-Law Scholarship Award to help students attend the 2020 Pre-Law Summer Institute. The awards were made possible by generous grants from the Walmart Legal Department; the law firms McCarter & English and Phelps Dunbar, LLP; a philanthropic organization, the Charles E. Griffin, Jr. Memorial Scholarship Fund of the Community Foundation for Mississippi; and CLEO Board member Malcolm Morris.

CLEO Stands Against Racial Injustice

The Council on Legal Education Opportunity, Inc. was born in turbulent times much like these, in 1968. The Vietnam War. The assassination of Reverend Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Riots in major American cities. International student protests. John Carlos and Tommy Smith displaying the black power salute on the Olympic Stage in Mexico City. The election of Richard Nixon, the “law and order” president. And, it too was a leap year.

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