Mica McKinney, Vice President for Legal Affairs and General Counsel for Utah State University and Co-Chair of Initiative for Advancing Women in the Law for the Women Lawyers of Utah, led a discussion on Barriers to Advancement: Findings from the 2020 Study of Gender & Racial Bias in Utah’s Legal Profession. Ms. McKinney was joined by an expert panel of employment and in-house General Counsel from Utah companies and discussed how the report findings cross business sectors and how Utah businesses can address better address the challenges and barriers facing professional women in Utah.


  • Jacey Skinner, General Counsel and Vice President of Public Policy, Salt Lake Chamber
  • Nathan Alder, Christensen & Jensen, P.C
  • Ashley Peck, Holland & Hart

Supplemental Materials

The webinar Advancement and Retention of Women in Utah: A Discussion of the Women Lawyers of Utah 2020 Initiative Report was held March 25, 2021.