General Counsel Spur Greater Diversity and Inclusion

Our new report, produced with GC Magazine, examines how in-house counsel in the U.S. are taking innovative action to advance diversity and inclusion within their own organizations and across the profession. The report features in-depth interviews with the general counsel of more than a dozen companies, including Accenture, BP, GE, MasterCard, Morgan Stanley, PepsiCo, Salesforce, and Walmart.

According to the general counsel, their efforts focus primarily on three areas:

  • increasing the pipeline of diverse talent,
  • supporting the advancement of more diverse candidates into leadership roles, and
  • using “the power of the client” to push their law firms and other suppliers to share their commitment to diversity and inclusion.

Click here to access the full report.