Latham Named Among Top Illinois Law Firms for LGBT Inclusiveness and Equality

July 12, 2016
Equality Illinois
Equality Illinois recognizes Latham for "Raising the Bar"

Latham & Watkins is proud to be recognized again in 2016 by Equality Illinois as a leading law firm in Illinois for LGBT inclusiveness and equality.

Brad Kotler, Managing Partner of Latham’s Chicago office, said, “Latham & Watkins has a long-standing commitment to diversity and inclusion, and we are thrilled to once again be recognized by Equality Illinois. This commitment enables us to offer clients the most innovative legal solutions and to recruit the best lawyers in the world, and it’s part of the very fabric of our firm’s culture.”

Equality Illinois builds a better Illinois by advancing equal treatment and social justice through education, advocacy, and protection of the rights of the LGBT community. Annually, the organization recognizes top law firms for “Raising the Bar” and leading the way in providing a welcoming and fair work environment for lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender employees and for engaging with the LGBT community.