March 6, 2009
Schiff Hardin has been named to DiversityBusiness.com
's 9th annual Top Business List for 2009. With a strong commitment to diversity, Schiff Hardin is dedicated to recruiting, hiring, developing, retaining and promoting a diverse professional workplace. Schiff Hardin's Diversity Committee is composed of seventeen members who are leaders in firm management which demonstrates a commitment to diversity at the highest levels along with the development of an inclusive culture that promotes success for all lawyers firmwide.
"We are delighted to receive this recognition for our continued work in achieving diversity within our firm," says Patricia Brown Holmes, Schiff Hardin Diversity Co-Chair and White Collar Crime and Corporate Compliance partner and group leader. "Beginning with Schiff Hardin's managing partner, Ron Safer, and flowing very strongly throughout the firm, we believe that diversity in workforce is key to the success of our business. We walk the talk!"