Background - Diversity 2017

Recognition, Awards and News

Category Title Date
Firm News The National Law Journal Honors Ryan Tisch as an Equality Trailblazer Sep.10.2019
Firm News Crowell & Moring Achieves Mansfield 2.0 Certification Sep.03.2019
Firm News Crowell & Moring Names Don Smith Firm’s First Chief Talent & Inclusion Officer Aug.27.2019
Firm News National Bar Association Names John Gibson a Diversity in Tech & IP Award Winner Aug.12.2019
Firm News Working Mother Names Crowell & Moring Among 'Best Law Firms for Women' for Eighth Consecutive Year Jul.17.2019
Firm News Crowell & Moring Endows Diversity Scholarship at the University of California Irvine Jul.12.2019
Firm News Crowell & Moring Ranked Top Five for Diversity in Law360’s Best Law Firms for Minority Attorneys 2019 Report Jul.08.2019
Firm News Crowell & Moring Releases Diversity & Inclusion Report Jun.27.2019
Firm News Los Angeles Business Journal Names Jennifer S. Romano to LA500 Jun.26.2019
Firm News Los Angeles County Bar Association Names David McFarlane LGBTQ Pride Month Honoree Jun.12.2019
Firm News New York City Bar Association Names Juan Arteaga a 2019 Diversity & Inclusion Champion May.09.2019
In the News New York City Bar Association Announces 2019 Diversity & Inclusion Champion Award Honorees May.01.2019
Firm News Human Rights Campaign Gives Crowell & Moring 100 Percent Rating On LGBTQ Workplace Equality Issues Apr.05.2019
Firm News Crowell & Moring’s Keith Harrison Named a Washington Business Journal Minority Business Leader Mar.29.2019
Firm News Crowell & Moring Announces 2019 Leadership Council on Legal Diversity Fellow and Pathfinders Participants Feb.12.2019
Firm News Crowell & Moring’s John Gibson Named Attorney of the Year by Thurgood Marshall Bar Association Feb.05.2019
Firm News Crowell & Moring’s Emily Kuwahara Named Among Most Influential Minority Attorneys in Los Angeles Feb.01.2019
Firm News Crowell & Moring's Ellen Dwyer Promotes Innovation at the Leadership Council on Legal Diversity Annual Meeting (Video) Dec.07.2018
Firm News Counsel of Urban Professionals Names Juan Arteaga Cup Catalyst: Change Agent Dec.06.2018
Firm News Crowell & Moring Commits to Mansfield Rule 2.0 to Improve Diversity in Leadership Sep.05.2018
Firm News Crowell & Moring Partner Juan Arteaga Named A New York Law Journal 'Distinguished Leader' and Minority Corporate Counsel Association 'Rising Star' Aug.13.2018
Firm News Working Mother Names Crowell & Moring Among ‘Best Law Firms for Women’ for Seventh Consecutive Year Aug.08.2018
Firm News Crowell & Moring Partner John Gibson Recognized Among Savoy Magazine’s '2018 Most Influential Black Lawyers' List Jul.12.2018
Firm News Crowell & Moring Ranked Top Five for Diversity in Law360’s Best Law Firms for Minority Attorneys Report Jun.26.2018
Firm News Crowell & Moring Partner David McFarlane Recognized as One of Los Angeles Business Journal's "Most Influential Minority Attorneys" Feb.08.2018


  • Vault ranked Crowell & Moring 12th in its 2019 Associate Survey for “Overall Diversity,” “Diversity for Minorities,” and “Diversity for Women” and 11th for “Diversity for LGBT Individuals.”
  • Ranked #24 on The American Lawyer’s annual A-List rankings for 2018 (up 6 spots from last year), with an increase in “Associate Satisfaction” and “Diversity” scores.
  • Law360 ranked Crowell & Moring fifth in its 2018 Diversity Snapshot for “Best Law Firms for Minority Attorneys” in the 300–599 lawyers category.
  • Crowell & Moring has consistently ranked among Working Mother’s “Best Law Firms for Women” (for the seventh consecutive year as of 2018)
  • We placed in the top third of 200 firms on The American Lawyer Diversity Scorecard in 2017 and ranked #48 in American Lawyer’s 2018 Diversity Scorecard, up 18 spots from the previous year.
  • Ranked as one of the top 25 law firms for diversity by Chambers Associate: The Student's Guide 2017-2018, and ranked on all six of the Chambers Associate Student Guide for 2018-2019’s Top 40 lists for Most Satisfied Associates (#32), Benefits and Lifestyle (#9), Best Firms for Pro Bono (#19), Retention (#13), Career Opportunities (#5), and Best Firms for Diversity (#5).
  • In 2017, we were honored by Law360 as among the best firms for female attorneys.
  • Ranked for the past seven straight years among Multicultural Law Magazine's "Top 100 Firms for Diversity.”
  • Listed among the best law firms for female attorneys in Law360’s 2017 Glass Ceiling Report,” in the 300-599 lawyer size category, for above average representation in total female attorneys; female non-partners; female partners; and female equity partners.
  • Recognized as a “Top Performer” by LCLD (Leadership Council on Legal Diversity) in 2017, 2016 and 2014.
  • Ranked first by The Financial Times in 2015 in the Talent Development category for the firm's Sponsorship Program.
  • Recipient of the Minority Corporate Counsel Association's 2010 Thomas L. Sager Award for the Mid-Atlantic Region and the 2012 Sager Award for the West Region for sustained commitment to diversity and inclusion.