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Dayton Daily News Names WilmerHale Among Best Places to Work

January 30, 2012

WilmerHale’s Dayton office, and home to the firm’s Business Services Center, has been ranked among The Dayton Metro Area’s “Top Workplaces” by Dayton Daily News.

Since its official opening in September 2010, the office has grown to more than 200 employees, who offer critical administrative and technical support for WilmerHale’s business needs. The office’s talented staff has brought together firm-wide services in areas including document review and management, finance, human resources, operations, information technology services and practice management.

“The staff in WilmerHale’s Dayton office has proven to play a pivotal role in the way we serve our clients,” said Harold Gibson, managing director of the Business Services Center. “Not only has the services center enhanced the firm’s overall business operations, but we are pleased to have satisfied our Dayton workforce by offering flexible schedules and a friendly work environment.”

WilmerHale also received a special award in the category of Clued-in Senior Management. "Senior managers understand what is really happening at this company," stated an employee. Thirteen other companies received high scores in specific areas including: Leadership, Direction, Managers, New Idea, Doers, Meaningfulness, Ethics, Opportunities, Communication, Appreciation, Work/Life Flexibility, Training and Benefits.

WilmerHale was ranked by Dayton Daily News as among the area’s top 60 companies. Each was selected based on results from an exhaustive employee survey, which measured company leadership, compensation and training, workplace flexibility and diversity, among other factors.

The full “Top Workplaces” list by Dayton Daily News can be viewed here.