Perspectivas – Looking at Diversity and Inclusion Globally

Fall 2018 Edition | November.30.2018

Perspectivas showcases the diverse talent that Orrick brings to the table. It talks about the ways we are partnering with our clients and leading thinkers to advance diversity and inclusion in our profession. And it provides different perspectives on the practice of law globally.

Perspectivas downloadThis edition features:

  • Pascal Agboyibor, the head of our Africa practice, lead director of our board and #1 on Jeune Afrique’s list of top lawyers in Francophone Africa
  • Will Stute, the trial lawyer who is defending the NCAA in some of its most important litigation
  • The next generation of women leaders on our international arbitration team – Sarah Achille, Ayanna Lewis-Gruss and Rena Scott – in conversation with International Arbitration partner and Geneva Office Leader Vanessa Liborio
  • Yoichi Katayama, the leading renewable energy lawyer in Japan, who was also our first diversity champion
  • Saira Henry and Yolanda Yong, members of our London Diversity & Inclusion Committee, who talk with Committee Chair Nell Scott about our focus on mental health

Listening in Color

Tune in to our podcasts from this edition:

Listening in Color - Lorraine McGowen

Lorraine McGowen, our Partner and Diversity & Inclusion Co-Chair, takes us back 10 years to the start of Dive/In, Orrick’s annual celebration of Diversity & Inclusion

Listening in Color - Ritu Bhasin

Ritu Bhasin, an authority on unconscious bias, talks about why we gravitate towards sameness and how to interrupt that tendency