New York, NY (February 24, 2012) — The national law firm of Epstein Becker Green (EBG) has been ranked as one of the top 10 law firms for female partners, in a survey conducted by Law360. Twenty-eight percent of Epstein Becker Green's partners are female.
According to the survey, small- and mid-sized firms boast significantly higher percentages of women partners than global powerhouses, which reveals that female lawyers can more easily defeat stereotyping and find flexibility outside Big Law. In the fall of 2011, Law360 surveyed more than 200 law firms and those with more than 100 lawyers by percentage of female partners were ranked.
Other notable honors that Epstein Becker Green has recently received include:
- In 2011, the Firm was ranked 14th in Multicultural Law Magazine's "Top 100 Law Firms for Women."
- The Firm ranked eighth in the nation among the 200 largest firms for its percentage of women lawyers in The American Lawyer's most recent "Women in Law Firms" study.
- The Firm placed in the top 20 based on the number of female partners in The National Law Journal's most recent ranking of the 250 largest U.S. law firms.
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.