EpsteinBeckerGreen Recognized For Commitment To Diversity

Tuesday, June 30, 2009 - 01:00

EpsteinBeckerGreen has announced that it has been ranked among the top ten firms in the nation for its percentage of women lawyers in a new study by The American Lawyer.

The American Lawyer's inaugural "Women in Law Firms" study ranked EpsteinBeckerGreen eighth among the 200 largest law firms in the United States for its percentage of women attorneys. The firm also ranked among the top ten for percentage of women in the partnership ranks.

EpsteinBeckerGreen is one of only four law firms in the nation that made the top-20 lists of both the "Women in Law Firms" study and the Minority Law Journal's 2009 "Diversity Scorecard."

Recently, T he Minority Law Journal ranked EpsteinBeckerGreen sixth in the nation for its number of minority partners. For its annual report on diversity among law firms, the magazine surveyed more than 200 of the country's largest and highest-grossing firms as ranked by The National Law Journal and The American Lawyer. The combination of EpsteinBeckerGreen's overall minority numbers and the high number of minority partners led to the firm being ranked 17th on the overall survey.