Posts by Vera Djordjevich
Vera Djordjevich is the Director of Research and Consulting at Vault. She is a former litigator and holds a JD from New York University and an AB from Stanford.
Results of the most recent Law Firm Diversity Survey, conducted
jointly by Vault and the Minority Corporate Counsel Association
(MCCA), show that minority and women attorneys at law firms are
making steady advancements, but are still far from achieving full
parity. The findings are from the 10th annual Vault/MCCA Law Firm
Diversity Survey conducted in the spring of 2013. Participants
included more than 230 law firms, representing virtually all of the
Vault Law 100 and AmLaw 100, and a...
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Vault, together with the Minority Corporate Counsel Association,
has worked with more than 200 law firms, including most of the
Vault 100 and the Am Law 200, for the last 10 years to collect
demographic data about law firm populations, recruiting practices,
retention efforts and attrition rates in order to track diversity
trends. Despite a recessionary blip, for the most part we have seen
steady - albeit slow - progress for minority lawyers over the
years. That said, not all minority groups...
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