Celebrating and Supporting Women in the Legal Profession

Monterey County Women Lawyers Association

  • Supports the welfare of women in the legal profession, the judiciary, and the Monterey Bay community

  • Works to eliminate discrimination based on sex

  • Fosters mutual support and cooperation among MCWLA members, the legal community, and the judiciary

  • Awards scholarships to students enrolled in law school

  • Provides continuing legal education to members of the legal community

Upcoming CLE Opportunity Wednesday, December 8, 2021

In Honor and Appreciation of Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg

(1933 - 2020)

Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg dedicated her life to advancing the rule of law and was a persistent advocate for gender equality and women’s rights. MCWLA mourns the September 2020 passing of Justice Ginsburg and honors this pioneer, her dedication to justice, and her indelible legacy as a champion of civil rights and "equal justice under law" for all.