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Tucker Ellis wins diversity award

  

Tucker Ellis LLP has been selected to receive the Defense Research Institute’s Law Firm Diversity Award for 2017. The award honors a law firm that demonstrates a significant commitment to diversity. Tucker Ellis was selected based on its policies and practices, as well as its many civic contributions.

“We make diversity and inclusion a priority at Tucker Ellis,” said Sanford Watson, partner and chair of the firm’s Diversity & Inclusion Committee, in a written statement. “We’re fortunate to have leadership that encourages us to celebrate our rich cultural backgrounds and use them to support our communities, our clients, our firm, and one another. We couldn’t be more honored to receive this award.”

DRI’s Law Firm Diversity Award will be presented on October 5 at the 2017 DRI Annual Meeting in Chicago.

Tucker Ellis has offices in Chicago, Cleveland, Columbus, St. Louis, Houston, Los Angeles and San Francisco.