Glass Ceiling Slow To Break For Female Attys In 2018

By Annie Pancak (May 27, 2019, 8:04 PM EDT) -- Women enter law firms at comparable rates to men and are nearing parity in recent partner promotions, but in the most elite ranks of firms they still remain scarce, according to Law360's annual report on the representation of women in private practice.

The representation of women has increased only marginally in the six years since Law360 started publishing the Glass Ceiling Report, which surveys law firms on the demographics of their U.S. lawyer workforce. At the top levels of firms, women represent about a quarter of partners and 21.5% of equity partners. Yet at the nonpartner level, they represent just over...

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