Shutts & Bowen’s Commitment to Diversity Featured in the Daily Business Review
June 28, 2019 09:06 AM
Shutts & Bowen was featured in the June 27 Daily Business Review Law Firm Diversity Special Report. According to the report, Shutts & Bowen is the second most diverse firm of Florida’s eight largest law firms. The firm ranked 19th in the country, according to data from The American Lawyer’s 2019 Diversity Scorecard.
Aliette DelPozo Rodz, a partner in Shutts & Bowen’s Miami office and Chair of the firm’s Diversity Committee, was quoted in the Daily Business Review; “Our reality is that we continue to work for greater diversity in our work-force, it’s an ever-changing process to meet the needs of our clients.”
Shutts & Bowen reported 21% of its 277 U.S attorneys are minorities. The annual Diversity Scorecard is one of the best-known benchmarks measuring law firm diversity, tallying the number of Asian or Asian-American, Black or African-American, Latino or Hispanic, and self-described multiracial partners and associates among the nation’s top 250 law firms according to their average number of full-time-equivalent minority attorneys.
About Shutts & Bowen
Shutts & Bowen LLP, established in 1910, is a full-service business law firm with approximately 300 lawyers in offices in Fort Lauderdale, Jacksonville, Miami, Orlando, Sarasota, Tallahassee, Tampa and West Palm Beach. Learn more about Shutts & Bowen at www.shutts.com.