The Best Law Firms

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Best Law Firms for Minorities

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

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Top Ranked

2016 Rank 2015 Rank Change Company Score Location
1 5 Carlton Fields Jorden Burt 9.333 Tampa, FL
2 4 Paul Hastings LLP 8.844 New York, NY
3 10 Debevoise & Plimpton LLP 8.700 New York, NY
4 1 Littler Mendelson P.C. 8.693 San Francisco, CA
5 3 Ropes & Gray LLP 8.677 Boston, MA
6 7 Shook, Hardy & Bacon L.L.P. 8.537 Kansas City, MO
7 2 Schiff Hardin LLP 8.447 Chicago, IL
8 9 Baker, Donelson, Bearman, Caldwell & Berkowitz, PC 8.400 Memphis, TN
9 NR Quarles & Brady LLP 8.358 Milwaukee, WI
10 11 Finnegan, Henderson, Farabow, Garrett & Dunner, LLP 8.325 Washington, DC
11 8 Haynes and Boone, LLP 8.305 Dallas, TX
12 14 Reed Smith LLP 8.186 Pittsburgh, PA
13 NR O'Melveny & Myers LLP 8.164 Los Angeles, CA
14 15 Perkins Coie LLP 8.140 Seattle, WA
15 NR BuckleySandler LLP 8.130 Washington, DC
16 6 Alston & Bird LLP 8.095 Atlanta, GA
17 13 Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison LLP 8.058 New York, NY
18 23 Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton LLP 8.055 New York, NY
19 NR WilmerHale 8.031 Washington, DC
20 NR Sheppard, Mullin, Richter & Hampton LLP 7.983 Los Angeles, CA
21 NR Miles & Stockbridge P.C. 7.973 Baltimore, MD
22 19 Gibbons P.C. 7.969 Newark, NJ
23 12 Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman LLP 7.812 New York, NY
24 NR Fish & Richardson P.C. 7.808 Boston, MA
25 21 Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP and Affiliates 7.777 New York, NY

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