Paulette Brown’s Appointment as Locke Lord Senior Partner and Chief Diversity and Inclusion Officer Featured in Texas Lawyer

July 2018

Paulette Brown, Senior Partner at Locke Lord based in the Firm’s Princeton office and Past President of the American Bar Association, was featured in an article highlighting her new position as the Firm’s Chief Diversity and Inclusion Officer. Brown discussed her focus on recruiting, retention and creating benchmarks for women, attorneys of color, attorneys with disabilities and LGBTQ lawyers at Locke Lord saying, “I would like to see people working on matters they have not worked on before. I would like to see people going on pitches they have not gone on before, and I would like to see people taking a pause and thinking about what they should be doing.”

Brown noted that the Firm’s diversity and inclusion strategic plan will be developed and then implemented in stages. It is her hope to see results at Locke Lord within a year.

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