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Law360: 2020 Partner Classes At 46 Firms Were At Least 50% Women

November 06, 2020

O’Melveny is recognized among the law firms with a majority female 2020 new partner class in this article summarizing the findings of Diversity & Flexibility Alliance’s latest New Partner Report. Law360 noted that only 46 of the 137 BigLaw firms reviewed for the report promoted partnership classes that were at least 50% women in the past year.

Manar Morales, CEO of the Diversity & Flexibility Alliance, says in the article that firms seeking to create or maintain the conditions for women to be promoted at the same rate as men must be flexible in a way that is not one-size-fits-all and accommodates employees’ varied needs–particularly in the era of COVID-19.

Law360 subscribers can read the full article here.