The Best Firms For Minority Equity Partners

By Annie Pancak (July 8, 2019, 6:01 PM EDT) -- Attorneys of color are still hugely underrepresented in firms' upper echelons, but Law360's 2019 Diversity Snapshot shows that some are going above and beyond to put partners of color in their top ranks.

Among the more than 300 law firms surveyed, attorneys of color represent 16.5% of attorneys overall and about 8.6% of equity partners, less than a percentage point increase from last year's numbers.

The data suggests that attorneys of color are not getting to the upper ranks of law firms at a comparable rate to white attorneys, despite representing at least 20% of law students for the past 30...

Stay ahead of the curve

In the legal profession, information is the key to success. You have to know what’s happening with clients, competitors, practice areas, and industries. Law360 provides the intelligence you need to remain an expert and beat the competition.

  • Access to case data within articles (numbers, filings, courts, nature of suit, and more.)
  • Access to attached documents such as briefs, petitions, complaints, decisions, motions, etc.
  • Create custom alerts for specific article and case topics and so much more!


Hello! I'm Law360's automated support bot.

How can I help you today?

For example, you can type:
  • I forgot my password
  • I took a free trial but didn't get a verification email
  • How do I sign up for a newsletter?
Ask a question!