Paul Hastings LLP, a leading global law firm, announced today that it has been awarded the Excellence in Equality and Diversity Award at the Law Society of England and Wales Excellence Awards. The Awards, which are in their fifth year, recognize the most outstanding legal practitioners in their field.
The Excellence in Equality and Diversity Award acclaims the most innovative and successful examples of best practice in the promotion of equality and diversity. The London office of Paul Hastings won the award as a result of the variety of its programs and initiatives aimed at increasing the pool of diverse legal candidates and in particular, its collaborations with the Black Solicitors Network; The Brokerage, a not-for-profit organization which creates a pathway to the City for young residents of Londons inner-city boroughs; John Scurr Primary School and Dress for Success, which promotes the economic independence of disadvantaged women.
The Paul Hastings London Diversity Network whose work was recognized is chaired by tax partner, Arun Birla
. Other committee members include Jennie Dorsaint
, Samanthan Kakati
, Hannah Keever
, David Mallett
, and George Weston
. Paul Hastings is a leading global law firm with offices in Asia, Europe, and the United States. We provide innovative legal solutions to financial institutions and Fortune 500 companies. Please visit www.paulhastings.com for more information.