Arizona Law Firm Ranks High in Percentage of Female Attorneys

Posted By Mike Padgett

Dec. 28, 2009

PHOENIX, Ariz. – The Lewis and Roca law firm is rated 17th in a new Law360 survey that ranks firms based on their percentages of female partners. Nearly 26 percent of the firm’s 205 partners are female.

Female lawyers lead three of Lewis and Roca’s governing committees and one of its practice groups.

Former Lewis and Roca partners include Secretary of Homeland Security and former Arizona governor Janet Napolitano; immediate past Chief Judge of the Ninth Circuit U.S. Court of Appeals Mary Schroeder; Arizona Court of Appeals Judge Patricia Norris; Maricopa County Superior Court Judges Cathy Holt and Dawn Bergin; and Pima County Superior Court Judge Sally Simmons.

Lewis and Roca has offices in Phoenix and Tucson, Ariz.; Las Vegas and Reno, Nev.; Albuquerque, N.M.; and Mountain View, Calif.

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Dec 28th, 2009

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