Dorsey's ongoing commitment to its working families was recognized at the 18th Annual Awards of the Working Family Resource Center
, on October 3, 2006. The firm was awarded the 2006 Working Family Support Award and the Elaine McCormick Wray Award
. In announcing the awards, the Working Family Resource Center highlighted the specialized programs Dorsey has created, such as the firm's regular seminars on such topics as elder care and its parent education classes.