White & Case was recognized as the "Best international firm for women in business law" by the Euromoney Legal Media Group’s European Women in Business Law Awards 2015. White & Case also won five other European awards from Euromoney in 2015:
Rising star, finance: Ingrid York
Best international firm mentoring programme
Best international firm for pro bono work
Country award: Russia
Country award: Turkey
The Euromoney Legal Media Group annually recognizes the best female lawyers and best law firms promoting diversity across Europe with its European Women in Business Law Awards.
In addition to the awards noted above, two White & Case women were shortlisted for individual awards: Tanja Törnkvist for best in banking & finance and Jacquelyn MacLennan for best in international trade. White & Case was also shortlisted for a number other awards, including the best international firm for talent management, the best gender diversity initiative by an international firm, the most innovative international firm, and several country awards.
White & Case encourages the success and advancement of women lawyers through its Global Women's Initiative, which is led by a committee of fourteen partners (10 women and four men), including current and former Executive Committee members, and chaired by Nicole Erb, an international disputes resolution partner based in our Washington, DC, office. The Initiative encompasses all women lawyers at White & Case—approximately 736 lawyers worldwide.