New York, NY (June 19, 2014) – The national law firm of Epstein Becker Green is pleased to announce that—for the third year in a row—it has received a Gold Standard Certification from the Women in Law Empowerment Forum (“WILEF”) for successfully integrating and promoting a large percentage of equity women partners to top leadership and management positions.
“We are honored to be recognized for our firm’s commitment to promoting the professional advancement of our women lawyers. We are especially proud of our success stories regarding women who started at the firm as first-year associates and have grown into leaders and key rainmakers. And, we continue to take great care to mentor, develop, and promote the next generation of women leaders,” said Carrie Valiant, Chair of firm’s Diversity and Professional Development Committee and a Member of its Board of Directors and its Compensation Committee.
WILEF is an organization that provides an educational venue for women in law firms and corporate law departments. The organization’s vision is to create a dialogue for the purpose of educating women in law firms on how to become leaders in the workplace and in the community by building, exercising, and implementing a strong sense of empowerment. For more information, visit www.wilef.com.
About Epstein Becker Green
Epstein Becker & Green, P.C., is a national law firm with a primary focus on health care and life sciences; employment, labor, and workforce management; and litigation and business disputes. Founded in 1973 as an industry-focused firm, Epstein Becker Green has decades of experience serving clients in health care, financial services, retail, hospitality, and technology, among other industries, representing entities from startups to Fortune 100 companies. Operating in locations throughout the United States and supporting domestic and multinational clients, the firm’s attorneys are committed to uncompromising client service and legal excellence. For more information, visit www.ebglaw.com.