PORTLAND, Maine — Based on the results of a nationwide survey of nearly 400 law firms, Law360 has reported that Verrill Dana is among the 25 firms in the country with the highest concentration of female partners, earning 14th place among Law360’s 2014 class of Ceiling Smashers. The Law360 announcement (which may be accessed at http://www.law360.com/articles/529420/the-25-best-law-firms-for-female-partners) reports that although women make up 43% of all non-partners in U.S. law firms, only 21% of law firm partners are women. Verrill Dana’s female partners, on the other hand, make up more than 32% of the firm’s attorneys. As a firm that values diversity amongst its attorneys and staff, Verrill Dana is pleased to have ranked so highly in this report.
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About Verrill Dana: Verrill Dana, LLP is a full-service law firm with more than 110 attorneys conducting a nationwide practice from offices in Boston, MA.; Portland and Augusta, ME.; Providence, RI.; Stamford, CT.; and Washington, D.C. To learn more, visit www.verrilldana.com.