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Patricia O'Connell
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Wiley Rein Named a Finalist in Two Categories for Chambers USA 2018 Women in Law Awards

May 22, 2018

Washington, DC — Wiley Rein LLP is pleased to have been named as a finalist in two categories in the annual national competition for the Chambers Women in Law Awards: USA 2018. Wiley Rein is one of three firms named for “Most Innovative Women’s Networking Group,” and one of six firms named for “Outstanding Firm in Advancing Gender Diversity and Inclusion.” The winners in 14 categories will be announced at a ceremony to be held at The Yale Club of New York City on June 21, 2018.

This is the seventh year for the Chambers Women in Law Awards, which highlights the achievements of legal practitioners from both in-house and private practice. With more than six years of research into diversity in the United States, Chambers selects law firms and companies that have demonstrated dramatic improvements in gender equality, as well as in women’s advancement and inclusion in the legal profession.

Wiley Rein is committed to fostering an inclusive environment that reflects the rich cultural and ethnic diversity of its client base. The firm’s diversity efforts include pipeline initiatives to expose high school and college students to careers in the legal field; internal programs and policies that promote a diverse and inclusive community; and a commitment to mentoring and professional development to retain diverse attorneys and prepare them for leadership positions.

To see a full list of finalists for Chambers Women in Law Awards: USA 2018, please click here.