Our Mission

Our mission is to advance the distinguished legacy of Thurgood Marshall through the active participation and fellowship among lawyers, law professors, judges and law students of color; to promote the science of jurisprudence, to uphold the honor of the legal profession, to promote social intercourse among Rhode Island attorneys, and to protect the civil and political rights of all citizens of the State of Rhode Island.

Today, 4/25, In History

in 1972 - Major General Frederick E. Davidson becomes first African American to lead an Army division

in 1950 - Charles "Chuck" Cooper becomes first African American ever drafted by an NBA team; picked by the Boston Celtics

To Inspire You

I can accept failure. Everyone fails at something. But I can't accept not trying


Michael Jordan

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