Law360's Diversity Snapshot By The Numbers

By Jacqueline Bell (July 7, 2019, 8:02 PM EDT) -- U.S. law firms have been aggressively touting their efforts to advance diversity in their ranks over the past year, but Law360's annual head count survey shows, at best, incremental progress.

Law360's fifth annual Diversity Snapshot reveals just over 16% of attorneys and about 9% of partners, equity or nonequity, at surveyed law firms are minorities — similar results to last year's report.

The more than 300 firms surveyed include 89 of the 100 largest U.S.-based firms, as ranked by the Law360 400. More than 83% of the top 200 largest U.S. law firms by head count participated.

And for the fifth...

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