Clark Hill Attorney Reginald Turner Appointed Chair of American Bar Association Commission on Racial and Ethnic Diversity

May 24, 2011

DETROIT, MI – Clark Hill Attorney Reginald Turner has been appointed Chair of the American Bar Association Commission on Racial and Ethnic Diversity in the Profession. The Commission is a partnership between corporate legal departments and law firms working together to create leadership and economic opportunities for diverse lawyers within the ABA and the legal profession.


I am honored to have been appointed to this position by ABA President William Robinson, and look forward to working on this committee to advance diversity in the legal profession on a national level,” Turner said. In the coming year Turner will work to increase participation in the Commission’s successful Minority Counsel Program, which promotes diversity through continuing legal education programs and by building relationships between corporations and racially and ethnically diverse lawyers. Turner will also preside over the Commission’s Spirit of Excellence Awards program, which celebrates the efforts and accomplishments of lawyers who work to promote a more diverse legal profession.