A recent article in The American Lawyer recognized Jackson Walker L.L.P. as a leader in promoting women to partnership.
In its feature, “Women Partner Watch 2013: Gaining Ground,” The American Lawyer analyzed 1,926 partner promotions made by 183 firms in 2012. Among firms that had new partner classes of 10 or more, Jackson Walker was one of only five firms at which the majority of new partners were women. To read the full article (subscription required), CLICK HERE.
Jackson Walker is committed to fostering diversity and continues to make significant progress toward this goal. In 2013, seven of the 11 attorneys named to partnership were women, marking the third straight year that at least 60 percent of Jackson Walker’s new partners have been women. Furthermore, nearly 50 percent of the firm’s associates are women, and more than 25 percent are members of ethnic minorities. To read more about the firm’s diversity efforts, CLICK HERE.