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Law Firms Must Heed This GC Warning: “If you want our business, diversify!”

An open letter to law firms penned by 170 general counsel and corporate legal officers from companies across the U.S. warns law firms whose record of partnership promotions fails to reflect the diversity of the general population that they may face dire consequences from a number of leading corporations. While applauding those firms that do … Continue Reading

Diversity – Call To Action (CTA) Summit

General Mills’ Roderick Palmore According to Roderick Palmore, executive vice president, general counsel and chief compliance and risk management officer at General Mills Inc: "The statistics speak for themselves.  They say our progress in the profession has been disappointing." Attention Managing Partners: More than 100 general counsel executives of Fortune 500 companies and managing partners … Continue Reading