Background - Diversity 2017

Recognition, Awards and News

Category Title Date
Media Mentions Some Big Law Firms Are All But Promising Partnerships To Recruit Young Attorneys Of Color During The Associate Hiring Frenzy Nov.11.2021
Firm News Ellen Dwyer and Don Smith Participate in Diversity & Flexibility Alliance Annual Conference Nov.04.2021
Firm News Ellen Dwyer Moderates LCLD Panel Exploring New Ways to Increase Legal Diversity Oct.22.2021
Publications Law Firms Must Rethink What It Means to Invest in Diverse Talent Oct.15.2021
Media Mentions LCLD To Require Law Firm And GC Members To Make Public, Measurable Diversity Pledges Sep.21.2021
Firm News Crowell & Moring Achieves Mansfield 4.0 Certification Sep.17.2021
Firm News Crowell & Moring Expands Endowed Scholarship at UCI Law Sep.13.2021
Media Mentions How I Made Office Managing Partner: ‘I Demonstrated Leadership. I Prioritized DE&I, and Dedicated Efforts to Ensure That Everyone’s Voice Was Heard.’ Aug.04.2021
Firm News Crowell & Moring Named Among Working Mother’s 'Best Law Firms for Women' for Tenth Consecutive Year and Earns Hall of Fame Designation Jul.09.2021
Firm News Crowell & Moring Launches Supplier Diversity Program Jun.28.2021
Firm News Crowell & Moring Welcomes Record-Breaking Summer Associate Class May.18.2021
Firm News Crowell & Moring and IHS Markit Host Panel on Anti-Asian Violence and Racism May.13.2021
Firm News The National Black Lawyers Selects Crowell & Moring Lawyers as Top 100 and Top 40 Under 40 Members May.13.2021
Firm News Human Rights Campaign Gives Crowell & Moring 100 Percent Rating On LGBTQ+ Workplace Equality Issues Feb.05.2021
Firm News Lawyers of Color Names Crowell & Moring's David Griffith to "Hot List 2020" Feb.04.2021
Firm News Crowell & Moring Commits $1.75 Million and Launches Task Force to Address Racial Equity Dec.22.2020
Firm News Los Angeles Business Journal Names Crowell & Moring a 2020 Most Admired Law Firm Nov.24.2020
Firm News Leadership Council on Legal Diversity Honors Crowell & Moring with 2020 Top Performer and Compass Awards Nov.10.2020
Firm News Crowell & Moring Recognized by the Diversity and Flexibility Alliance for "Tipping the Scale" with Women Partners in 2020 Nov.06.2020
Firm News Leadership Council on Legal Diversity and Coqual Survey Shows Gaps in Support for Diverse Attorneys Oct.22.2020
Firm News Partners Sadina Montani and Ellen Dwyer Participate in Women’s Bar Association of D.C. Leadership Symposium Oct.16.2020
Firm News Crowell & Moring Establishes New Endowed Diversity Scholarship at UCI Law Oct.15.2020
Firm News Crowell & Moring Achieves Mansfield Rule 3.0 Certification Sep.15.2020
Firm News Law360 Ranks Crowell & Moring as a Top Firm in 2020 Diversity Snapshot Sep.04.2020
Firm News The LGBT Bar Association Names Tiffany Chang to 2020 Best LGBTQ+ Lawyers Under 40 List Mar.09.2020


  • 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 13th in its 2020 Diversity Snapshot for “Best Law Firms for Minority Attorneys” in the 251–600 lawyers category.
  • Crowell & Moring has consistently ranked among Working Mother’s “Best Law Firms for Women” (for the ninth consecutive year as of 2020)
  • 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.”