Our commitment to diversity
Our commitment to diversity and inclusion
White & Case celebrates and welcomes difference
We strive to create an environment where everyone can bring their authentic, full selves to work and thrive. Our culture promotes a respectful, supportive workplace environment, where all people feel accepted for who they are, experience a sense of belonging and are empowered to unite across differences.
We all make the Firm. I believe a diversity of backgrounds and experiences leads to diversity of thought, which is essential for the success of our Firm.
White & Case’s global footprint and rich cultural landscape is one of our greatest strengths. People are core to our mission – from legal services, to business services, and our network of clients, we are committed to embedding and extending equity and inclusion across every aspect of our business strategy and the broader communities in which we live and work.
We are made of outstanding women, who not only come from a range of racial and ethnic backgrounds but also women with different care-giving responsibilities, with disabilities, LGBTQ+ women, and more. We want to support all women, and give them ample opportunities to achieve their professional goals. Our Firm will be richer for it, and our clients will benefit from the diverse perspectives and experiences they will each bring to the table.
Empowering our people
Our Networks are open to everyone at the Firm, including allies. Being a member means being part of a global community dedicated to identifying personal and professional development and networking opportunities, including coaching and mentoring, while also providing opportunities to raise concerns, challenges or provide feedback and advocate for change.
White & Case again Earns High Diversity Score from The American Lawyer
For the 15th consecutive year, global law firm White & Case LLP has ranked among the top ten firms in The American Lawyer magazine's Diversity Scorecard assessing diversity and inclusion at US law firms
White & Case Earns 14th Perfect Score for Commitment to LGBTQ Workplace Equality
The Human Rights Campaign Foundation (HRC) has yet again acknowledged White & Case's outstanding commitment to workplace equality with a 100 percent rating in its annual Corporate Equality Index (CEI).
White & Case Receives 2022 Mansfield Certification Plus for Diversity
Diversity Lab has announced that White & Case has again fully satisfied its criteria for Mansfield Plus certification after completing the Mansfield Rule 5.0 12-month certification program. White & Case has been Mansfield certified every year since the program's inauguration in 2018.
Law360 Ranks White & Case Top Global Elite Firm for Inclusion of Persons of Color
In its "2022 Diversity Snapshot," Law360 has named global law firm White & Case LLP the Number 1 Global Elite US firm, among those with more than 600 attorneys, for its proportion of equity partners identifying as persons of color. ("Global Elite" firms are those listed in Thomson Reuters' Global Elite Law Firm Brand Index of most-trusted law firms.)
White & Case Wins Three Global Women in Business Law Awards
At the Legal Media Group (LMG) Women in Business Law Awards Global announced on December 1, White & Case won three awards.