How BigLaw Is Starting To Embrace The Full Gender Spectrum

Law360 (January 10, 2020, 2:15 PM EST) -- When Holland & Knight senior counsel Jamie Rodriguez transitioned last year, transgender-friendly workplace policies put her mind at ease that the law firm had her back as she launched into a new stage of her life.

Rodriguez's experience transitioning in a BigLaw setting, which she said was a positive experience, is one example of the potential impact of new policies law firms have begun to embrace.

In December, Littler Mendelson PC announced it had adopted standardized email signature blocks that provide attorneys and staff the option of stating their preferred gender pronoun, and the firm plans to make human resources documents...

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!