The Best Law Firms For Female Attorneys

By Cristina Violante (July 23, 2017, 8:02 PM EDT) -- While the legal industry continues to struggle with gender parity, this year's Glass Ceiling Report reveals that some firms are ahead of the rest.

Law360's 2017 Glass Ceiling Report shows that women make up around one-third of the attorneys in private legal practice, a number that has stayed largely static over the past four years. Among the law firms surveyed, just under 45 percent of nonpartners and 23 percent of partners identified as female — despite women making up over 40 percent of law students since 1986, according to the American Bar Association.

But the firms on this list have bucked the...

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