WilmerHale has been recognized with both the 2021 Top Performer and the 2021 Compass Award designations from the Leadership Council on Legal Diversity (LCLD).
These designations represent the firm’s involvement and commitment to LCLD programs and the promotion of the organization’s mission to create a truly diverse U.S. legal profession. This year, 105 organizations were named Top Performers, 107 were named Compass Award winners and 60 earned both designations.
The Top Performer award recognizes those organizations in the top 20% for participation in LCLD programs and activities. The Compass Award recognizes individuals and organizations that fulfill all of the following requirements in a single calendar year:
- Member attendance at the 2020 LCLD Annual Membership Meeting and/or Member attendance at a 2021 Leadership Summit and/or submission of a Leader's Pledge
- Participation in the LCLD Fellows Program
- Participation in the LCLD Pathfinder Program
- Participation in an LCLD Pipeline Program (the 1L Scholars Program or the Success in Law School Mentoring Program)