Shook Ranks in Top 25 Firms in The NLJ 500 Women in Law Scorecard

In the article “The NLJ 500: Where Are Women Winning?The National Law Journal reported that Shook ranked 23rd on the publication’s scorecard for women partners, up from 34th in 2019, an 11 point positive change within one year that placed Shook in the Top 25 Law Firms of the Women’s Scorecard 2020. In the U.S. Female Minority Partners Among the Top 25, Shook had a total of 12 female minority partners, with 5.20% of the firm’s U.S. partners being minority women.
The NLJ 500 Women in Law Scorecard ranks the largest U.S. law firms by representation of women attorneys. Scorecard rankings are calculated by adding each firm’s percentage of total women lawyers with the percentage of partners who are women. In all, 265 of the country’s 350 largest firms by head count reported data for the scorecard.