American Lawyer Media Ranks DW Top for Diversity in Michigan

American Lawyer Media Ranks Dickinson Wright Top for Diversity in Michigan

September 2004
DETROIT, Mich.—Dickinson Wright PLLC announced that it was recently rated as the top Michigan-based firm by percentage of minority attorneys. The ranking, published in American Lawyer Media's "Diversity Scorecard," placed Dickinson Wright as the leading firm in Michigan as measured by the percentage of the firm's total attorneys who are African American, Asian American, Hispanic American or Native American. According to the Scorecard, Dickinson Wright was ranked among the top 110 firms in the United States by percentage of minority attorneys. Dickinson Wright has been previously recognized for the diversity of its attorneys in ratings by Diversity and the Bar magazine, and by the DuPont Legal Model for its founding of the DuPont Minority Counsel Conference. The firm aggressively seeks to increase the number of minority and women lawyers practicing at Dickinson Wright and to ensure that they are represented in management and other decision making positions within the firm. About Dickinson Wright Dickinson Wright PLLC, founded in 1878, has more than 200 attorneys in offices located in Detroit, Bloomfield Hills, Lansing, Grand Rapids, Ann Arbor, and Washington, D.C. The Firm's more than 40 practice areas include Intellectual Property, Labor and Employment Relations, and Corporate law. For more information, visit www.dickinsonwright.com.