By Erin Coe (June 18, 2018, 10:02 PM EDT) -- The legal industry is making sluggish gains when it comes to attracting and retaining attorneys of color, but a select few law firms are taking broader strides to diversify at the top, Law360's 2018 Diversity Snapshot found.
Our annual survey of more than 300 firms revealed that the representation of minority attorneys hasn't changed much over the years, with the proportion of minority equity partners growing from 7.1 percent in 2014 to 8.2 percent last year.
At law schools, the proportion of minorities has long been much higher. American Bar Association data shows that minorities made up 26.2 percent of law...
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