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Fenwick Ranked Top Law Firm for Minority Attorneys

September 05, 2017

Fenwick & West has been recognized as one of the top law firms for diversity by both Law360 and The American Lawyer in their latest rankings.

In its 2017 Diversity Scorecard, Law360 named Fenwick the number one firm for minority attorneys among similar size firms and a top three firm for minority equity partners. The American Lawyer named Fenwick the fourth most diverse U.S. law firm and the number four firm for the most minority attorneys.

For over four decades, Fenwick has been committed to promoting diversity and inclusion both within our firm and throughout the legal profession. The firm actively promotes an open and inclusive work environment and commits significant resources to improving its diversity efforts at every level.

Believing that a diverse workforce helps the firm better serve clients and fosters an environment of cooperation, respect, creativity and mutual understanding, Fenwick actively recruits diverse attorneys representing all races, genders, sexual orientations, physical abilities, and geographic and cultural backgrounds. The firm also places significant emphasis on the retention of diverse attorneys through professional development programs, mentoring and training.

More information about Fenwick’s diversity and inclusion efforts is available through fenwick.com.

The full rankings of the Best Firms for Minority Attorneys and Top Firms for Minority Equity Partners are available through the Law360 website and the 2017 Diversity Scorecard is available through The American Lawyer website​ (subscriptions required).​​​​​