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Black female lawyers/attorneys 12k likes information, news and commentary relating to issues and topics of particular interest to black female lawyers. That is just what is now happening in des moines, iowa, where, in 1924, twelve black attorneys based in the midwest founded the national bar. Pages in category african-american lawyers the following 200 pages are in this category, out of approximately 337 total this list may not reflect recent. Find an african american lawyer near you we verify the license of all our members once a year to make sure they are in good standing with the agency issuing. National directory of black lawyers and organizations that specialize in civil rights and legal issues that affect african americans.
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