BigLaw Leaders Sound Alarm At Decline In Female Attys

Law360, New York (December 13, 2013, 8:03 PM EST) -- Female law leaders reacted with dismay and some bewilderment Friday that the pipeline of women entering BigLaw continued this year to shrink in the face of strong recruitment and retention efforts, a discouraging trend they say should serve as a warning to firms to redouble their efforts.

“It’s not a pretty picture, and while we may have even taken taken a step or two backward, I’m not ready to give up the fight,” said Deborah Froling, president of the National Association of Women Lawyers and a...
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