Faegre & Benson has been ranked 9th in the top 100 law firms for women in 2011 by MultiCultural Law magazine. Multicultural Law is dedicated to ensuring workplace diversity and highlighting the roles that minorities and women play in today's business world. The magazine distributes surveys to law firms across the nation on an annual basis and derives their diversity statistics to later create the highly competitive top 100 list.
"We are proud of the fact that our intentional efforts to diversify our workforce have been successful. The result is of genuine benefit to all attorneys at Faegre & Benson as well as our clients," said Linda Svitak, partner and member of the firm's management committee. "We are pleased with the recognition and, as always, will continue to strive for improvement."