International law firm Dorsey & Whitney LLP announced today that it has been named a “Best Law Firm for Women” by the National Association of Female Executives (NAFE) and Flex-Time Lawyers, a division of Working Mother Media. This is the fourth time Dorsey has been recognized as one of the “Best Law Firms for Women”.
“We are pleased to be recognized once again for supporting and encouraging our women lawyers,” said Marianne D. Short, Dorsey’s Managing Partner. “As a Firm, we are committed to enabling all of our lawyers to integrate their professional and personal lives in the way that works best for them. We believe this benefits our lawyers as individuals, the Firm as a whole, and, most importantly, the clients we all serve.”
The winning firms were selected based on their responses to an application measuring areas such as workforce profile, family-friendly benefits and policies, flexibility, leadership, compensation, advancement and retention of women.