Law360 Names B&D a Top Law Firm For Female Attorneys for 2019
We are pleased to announce that Law360 has named Beveridge & Diamond to its 2019 list of "The Best U.S. Law Firms for Female Attorneys" for the third year.
Commenting on the listing, Nessa Coppinger, B&D's Diversity & Inclusion Committee Chair, said, “We remain dedicated to making B&D a place where women find a successful and meaningful blend of professional and personal achievements and are committed to finding new ways to increase our support for the women who join our firm. We appreciate this latest recognition of our commitment to diversity and inclusion.”
Overall, 44% of the firm’s lawyers are women or minorities, 32% of the firm’s principals are women (as compared with a national average of 17% as reported by the National Association of Women Lawyers) and 44% of our associates are women.
A recipient of the Minority Corporate Counsel Association’s George B. Vashon Innovator Award and Thomas L. Sager Award, the firm values diversity and inclusion and strives to demonstrate leadership in these areas. Working together with our clients, we develop, maintain, and participate in a variety of diversity and inclusion initiatives involving lawyers and staff firm-wide. Learn more about our diversity and inclusion efforts and accomplishments.
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