Best Law Firms for LGBT Individuals

The 25 Best Law Firms for Diversity ranking is based on how well firms perform in four individual diversity categories.

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Top Ranked

2014 Rank 2013 Rank Change Company Score Location
1 2 Carlton Fields Jorden Burt 9.424 Tampa, FL
2 1 Jenner & Block LLP 9.275 Chicago, IL
3 3 Ropes & Gray LLP 9.235 Boston, MA
4 NR Irell & Manella LLP 9.204 Los Angeles, CA
5 4 Foley Hoag LLP 9.000 Boston, MA
6 7 Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton LLP 8.968 New York, NY
7 5 Littler Mendelson P.C. 8.831 San Francisco, CA
8 22 Alston & Bird LLP 8.775 Atlanta, GA
9 12 Patterson Belknap Webb & Tyler LLP 8.727 New York, NY
10 9 Debevoise & Plimpton LLP 8.706 New York, NY
11 11 Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison LLP 8.689 New York, NY
12 6 Kramer Levin Naftalis & Frankel LLP 8.614 New York, NY
13 23 Paul Hastings LLP 8.554 New York, NY
14 15 Shook, Hardy & Bacon L.L.P. 8.523 Kansas City, MO
15 8 Morrison & Foerster LLP 8.512 San Francisco, CA
16 NR Schiff Hardin LLP 8.439 Chicago, IL
17 NR Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher LLP 8.424 Los Angeles, CA
18 13 Munger, Tolles & Olson LLP 8.386 Los Angeles, CA
19 25 Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman LLP 8.357 New York, NY
20 10 Fenwick & West LLP 8.353 Mountain View, CA
21 19 Mintz, Levin, Cohn, Ferris, Glovsky and Popeo, P.C. 8.338 Boston, MA
22 20 WilmerHale 8.335 Washington, DC
23 21 Bingham McCutchen LLP 8.333 Boston, MA
24 NR Perkins Coie LLP 8.239 Seattle, WA
25 NR Davis Polk & Wardwell LLP 8.237 New York, NY

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