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"Diversity and inclusion is a core principle of RSHC, which our firm treats as a mission-critical assignment. We have distinguished ourselves in the composition of our firm. For RSHC, diversity and inclusion starts with the names on our door, extends through partnership and associate ranks, and informs our recruiting, staffing, and vendor choices. Our Managing Partner, Patricia Brown Holmes, is the first African-American woman to lead and be a name partner at a major law firm that is not women- or minority-owned. Currently, our firm is 33..."

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Riley Safer Holmes & Cancila LLP

70 W. Madison Street
Suite 2900
Chicago, IL 60602
Phone: (312) 471-8700

Firm Stats

Managing Partner: Patricia Brown Holmes
Total No. Attorneys (2020):
50 - 100

Major Office Locations

Ann Arbor, MI
Chicago, IL
New York, NY
San Francisco, CA

Major Departments

Antitrust & Competition
Business Transactions
Change Management & Legal Operations
Class Actions
Commercial Litigation
Higher Education
Insurance Litigation
Intellectual Property
Labor & Employment
Product Liability & Mass Tort Litigation
Risk, Reputation, & Crisis Management
White Collar Defense, Investigations, & Compliance