Press Releases Jun 11, 2018

BB&K Receives Top Diversity Recognitions

Annual ALM and Law360 Rankings Recognize Firm

For Immediate Release: June 11, 2018
Media Contact: Denise Nix • (213) 787-2552 • denise.nix@bbklaw.com

LOS ANGELES — Diversity rankings from two national, legal publications once again recognized Best Best & Krieger LLP as one of the best law firms for minorities and women.
 
In its 2018 Diversity Scorecard, American Lawyer Media placed BB&K at No. 5 for Firms with the Highest Percentage of Minority Partners, moving up seven spaces from last year, and No. 4 for Firms with the Highest Percentage of Hispanic Attorneys.
 
Meanwhile, Law360’s 2018 Glass Ceiling Report ranked BB&K as No. 4 for both Best Mid-Size Law Firms for Women and Best Mid-Size Law Firms for Female Partners.
 
“BB&K’s diversity arises out of its commitment to serving its clients,” said Managing Partner Eric Garner. “The only way that we can provide the solutions our clients need is through having a diverse workforce.”
 
“Inclusivity is the backdrop behind all our professional recruitment and development activities,” added Partner Danielle Sakai, who oversees recruiting for the firm. “It’s exciting to be a part of a movement that strengthens the firm by bringing broader perspectives and stronger connections to our clients, the people who work at BB&K and our community.”
 
At BB&K, equality and inclusion are mandated and emphasized at every level of the firm. Click here to learn more about BB&K’s commitment to diversity and other national honors the firm has received for its diverse workforce, as well as its First Year Law Student Diversity Fellowship/Scholarship Program.

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Best Best & Krieger LLP is a national law firm that focuses on environmental, business, education, municipal and telecommunications law for public agency and private clients. With more than 200 attorneys, the law firm has 10 offices nationwide, including Los Angeles, Sacramento, San Diego and Washington, D.C. For more information, visit www.bbklaw.com or follow @BBKlaw on Twitter or @BestBestKrieger on Facebook.

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