Cadwalader Recognized for Commitment to Advancement of Women in Law

June 22, 2012

Firm Wins Best Gender Diversity Initiative by an International Firm at IFLR/Euromoney European Women in Business Law Awards

Cadwalader, Wickersham & Taft LLP, one of the world’s leading legal advisors to financial institutions and corporations, was recognized for its commitment to the advancement of women in the legal profession at the IFLR Legal Media Group / Euromoney European Women in Business Law Awards 2012 held at the Savoy in London last night. The awards ceremony commemorated and recognized leadership in gender diversity, minority women, innovation, mentoring, talent management, pro bono work and work-life balance.

Cadwalader took home the award for “Most Innovative International Firm” for the Women’s Leadership Initiative, an effort that provides all lawyers of the firm with programs, discussions, training and other opportunities to further recruitment, retention, development, and advancement of women both in the legal profession and at the firm.

Legal Media Group/Euromoney publishes several titles, including the International Financial Law Review (IFLR), for lawyers in private practice, corporations and banks who focus in international finance, IP and tax.