Epstein Becker Green Ranks High for Diversity – Women, Partners, and African-Americans – by MultiCultural Law MagazineMarch 6, 2012
NEW YORK (March 6, 2012) — Epstein Becker Green (EBG) is proud to announce that it has received high rankings in the 2012 MultiCultural Law magazine's "Top 100 Law Firms for Diversity" survey. In 2012, the Firm ranked:
- Fifth for "Top 100 Law Firms for Women"
- Fifth for "Top 25 Law Firms for African-Americans"
- Eighth for "Top 50 Law Firms for Partners"
- Thirty-eighth for "Top 100 Law Firms for Diversity"
Epstein Becker Green is committed to maintaining a diverse workforce and fostering a culture that promotes diversity in its recruitment, professional development, and ongoing communications. Forty percent of the Firm's lawyers and 28 percent of Firm's Members are women. Minorities make up 33 percent of EBG, including 13 percent of Firm Members. In addition, EBG's diversity is also reflected in the fact that women and/or minority Firm Members are represented at all leadership levels.
Other recent notable diversity recognitions that the Firm has received include: A top rating from the Human Rights Campaign Foundation in 2012 as one of the best places to work for lesbians, gays, bisexuals, and transgender people; ranked 16th in the nation for diversity by The American Lawyer's 2011 "Diversity Scorecard."
MultiCultural Law magazine is dedicated to ensuring workplace diversity and highlighting the roles that minorities and women play in today's business world. The magazine selected its "Top 100 Law Firms for Diversity" based on statistics it compiled after surveying more than 200 top national law firms, in four categories: Women, Associates, Partners and overall Diversity. Additionally, there were four subcategories: African-American, Asian/Pacific Islander, Hispanic and Native American.
About Epstein Becker Green
Epstein Becker & Green, P.C., founded in 1973, is a national law firm with approximately 300 lawyers practicing in 11 offices, in Atlanta, Boston, Chicago, Houston, Indianapolis, Los Angeles, New York, Newark, San Francisco, Stamford, and Washington, D.C. The Firm is uncompromising in its pursuit of legal excellence and client service in its areas of practice: Health Care and Life Sciences, Labor and Employment, Litigation, Corporate Services, and Employee Benefits. Epstein Becker Green was founded to serve the health care industry and has been at the forefront of health care legal developments since 1973. The Firm is also proud to be a trusted advisor to clients in the financial services, retail, and hospitality industries, among others, representing entities from startups to Fortune 100 companies. Our commitment to these practices and industries reflects the founders' belief in focused proficiency paired with seasoned experience. For more information, visit www.ebglaw.com.