Professional Appearances in the Legal Field

A CALL FOR PAPERS FOR A SYMPOSIUM ISSUE Journal for Civil Rights and Economic Development Navigating the Laws of Fashion: Professional Appearances in the Legal Field               Presentation is everything, especially in the legal field: how you speak, where you went to law school, and how you dress or style your hair. Still true today is the fact that women face more challenges with presentation than men. Serious critique of women’s appearances is an unfortunate reality for many female lawyers. People conflate how women dress and style their hair with…