WILEF Announces First Round of Firms Awarded US and UK Gold Standard Certification

Thirty-two US law firms and five UK firms have been awarded 2022 Gold Standard Certification by the Women in Law Empowerment Forum (www.wilef.com).  WILEF grants Gold Standard status to major firms that meet objective criteria concerning the number of women among...

WILEF Party Attracts Over 70 Women

A WILEF party, hosted by WILEF East Co-Chair Emeritus Phyllis Korff at her Manhattan home on June 29, attracted more than 70 women.  On a night when the weather could not have been more gorgeous, they enjoyed delicious food and wine on Phyllis's large terrace.  But,...

The Women Lawyers Behind US Soccer’s New Equal Pay Contracts

This month, U.S. Soccer and its men's and women's national teams announced new landmark contracts that provide equal pay for both squads, ending a protracted fight by the women's team for equal and fair treatment.  The agreements equalize FIFA’s World Cup prize money...

ML Women Hosts Latin America Women Lawyer Network Kickoff

In honor of International Women’s Day, ML Women hosted a virtual forum aimed at fostering the promotion of female lawyers throughout Latin America. More than 60 women from Morgan Lewis joined over 80 women from 15 Latin American countries in a discussion on how to...

Morgan Lewis Partner Notches Win for Honolulu Residents Over Contaminated Water

A Morgan Lewis team led by partner Ella Foley Gannon delivered a decisive win to thousands of Honolulu residents who were forced to relocate from their homes and seek medical attention for fuel-based exposures to their drinking water. On January 3, the Hawaii...

Morgan Lewis partner stars in first trial defense win for opioid makers

Morgan Lewis partner Wendy Feinstein has long represented pharmaceutical companies in high-stakes litigation. A veteran trial lawyer, she has tried cases in federal and state courts and before arbitration panels. But her representation of Teva Pharmaceuticals at a...

YOU GO, GIRL!

Q&A

LETTER FROM LONDON

WAS THERE, NOW HERE

GOLD STANDARD NEWS

Gold Standard News

7 More Firms Attain Gold Standard

7 More Firms Attain Gold Standard

In 2020, 55 firms achieved the US Gold Standard and 9 firms achieved the UK Gold Standard At the submission deadline of December 18, 2020, seven additional firms have met the US Gold Standard and one additional firm met the UK Gold Standard criteria. The US firms are...

read more
8 More Firms Attain Gold Standard

8 More Firms Attain Gold Standard

In 2019, 53 firms achieved the US Gold Standard and 10 firms achieved the UK Gold Standard At the submission deadline of December 31, 2019, eight additional firms have met the US Gold Standard and one additional firm met the UK Gold Standard criteria. The US firms are...

read more