Tyson & Mendes Reaches Gender Parity In Equity Partners

By Emma Cueto (June 12, 2020, 7:39 PM EDT) -- Civil defense firm Tyson & Mendes LLP announced Friday that with its two most recent equity partner promotions, the firm has achieved gender parity among equity partners, a percentage significantly higher than the industry average.

The firm, which has more than 150 attorneys and 10 offices across seven states, said that it reached the 50% threshold by promoting administrative partner Cayce Lynch and personal injury defense attorney Susan Oliver. In the legal industry as a whole, only about 19% of equity partners are women.

"Susan and Cayce have been instrumental in the growth and success of Tyson & Mendes," said managing...

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