- Friday, May 3, 2019
Dykema, a leading national law firm, announced today that Lawyers of Color named the Firm one of its Diversity & Inclusion (D&I) Leaders. As published in the Black Student’s Guide to Law Schools & Firms, Dykema is ranked 38thamongst large law firms with 4.85 percent black attorneys.
According to Lawyers of Color, the D&I Leader designation is presented to law firms with a black attorney percentage of 3.8 percent or more based on data collected in the Black Student’s Guide to Law Schools & Firms, the first ever comprehensive listing of black attorney percentages at nearly 400 law firms, including the nation's largest firms.
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