Blank Rome Recognized as a Leading Firm for Promoting Women in 2016
Blank Rome has been recognized by Bloomberg Big Law Business as a leading firm for promoting women in 2016, with 71.4 percent of the Firm's partner promotions comprising of women.
Following the Diversity & Flexibility Alliance's New Partner Report, Bloomberg Big Law Business conducted an analysis on AmLaw 100 partner promotions announced between January 1, 2016 and December 31, 2016. The analysis showed that 36.7 percent of all partner promotions in the AmLaw 100 went to women in 2016, and that 21 of those firms announced a partner promotion class with 50 percent or more women.
A full list of firm data can be found here.
This recognition was published in the following media outlets:
- Bloomberg Law: These Law Firms Made the Most Women Partners in 2016
- JD Journal: Law Firms with the Most Female Partner Promotions in 2016
- ABA Journal: These BigLaw Firms Had the Best Record for Promoting Women to Partner
- FindLaw: BigLaw's 21 Best Firms for Promoting Women in 2016