The city if Houston has sent out a warning to some of the city’s largest law firms: Become more diverse or risk losing city contracts. This comes as three local legal associations release a report card on law firm diversity. Some of the city’s largest and most prominent law firms received poor grades when it comes to hiring minority attorneys, retaining them and promoting lawyers to partners in the firm. The actual report card and the firm’s grades are shown!
Note: Thanks to Jarvis Hollingsworth and Bracewll and Giuliani for coming forward and addressing the issue head on!
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