CHICAGO (Dec. 20, 2017) – International law firm McDermott Will & Emery has promoted 19 lawyers to the Firm’s partnership, effective January 1, 2018. The new partner class is comprised of a talented group of lawyers from across the firm’s global footprint and key practice areas, including Health, Private Client and Tax. The class also represents the firm’s broader diversity, with 58% women.
“On behalf of everyone at McDermott, I would like to congratulate our new partners,” said Ira Coleman, chairman of McDermott Will & Emery. “This year’s class epitomizes the best of McDermott—they have gone above and beyond in demonstrating excellence in a way that inspires and motivates us all. They are not only the future leaders of our firm, but the future leaders of our industry, and we look forward to supporting and encouraging them on each step of their journey.”
About McDermott Will & Emery McDermott Will & Emery is a premier international law firm with a diversified business practice. Numbering more than 1,000 lawyers, we have offices in Boston, Brussels, Chicago, Dallas, Düsseldorf, Frankfurt, Houston, London, Los Angeles, Miami, Milan, Munich, New York, Orange County, Paris, Seoul, Silicon Valley and Washington, DC. Further extending our reach into Asia, we have a strategic alliance with MWE China Law Offices in Shanghai.