MILWAUKEE, Wis. (August 8, 2013) — The national law firm of Quarles & Brady LLP today announced its recognition in the Best Law Firms for Women 2013 by Working Mother and Flex-Time Lawyers. These rankings assess firms’ time off and leave policies and usage; child care; flexibility policies; leadership, compensation and advancement of women; development and retention of women; and workforce profile.
“Our firm is proud to have been recognized as one of this year’s Best Law Firms for Women,” said Janine Landow-Esser, Co-Chair of the firm’s Diversity & Inclusion Committee. “Quarles & Brady is committed to promoting and supporting women and helping them achieve a work-life balance while providing top legal services.”
Quarles & Brady is a leader in mentoring and developing outstanding attorneys, with percentages of women and diverse partners and associates exceeding national averages. Women and diverse attorneys head four of the firm’s eight U.S. offices.
About Working Mother
Working Mother magazine reaches 2.2 million readers and is the only national magazine for career-committed mothers. Working Mother Media, a division of Bonnier Corporation, includes the National Association for Female Executives (NAFE), Diversity Best Practices and the Working Mother Research Institute. Working Mother Media’s mission is to serve as a champion of culture change.
About Flex-Time Lawyers
Flex-Time Lawyers LLC is an international consulting firm founded in the late 1990s, providing advisory, training and speaking services on workplace restructuring, talent management, work/life balance, and the retention and promotion of lawyers, with a focus on women. Consulting clients include law firms, in-house legal departments, professional service firms, corporations, non-profits, bar associations, law schools, individual lawyers, law students, and professionals in industries outside of law.
About Quarles & Brady LLP
Quarles & Brady LLP is a full-service law firm with more than 400 attorneys practicing from offices in Phoenix and Tucson, Ariz.; Naples and Tampa, Fla.; Chicago, Ill; Madison and Milwaukee, Wis.; Washington, D.C.; and Shanghai, China. The firm provides an array of legal services to corporate and individual clients, which range from small entrepreneurial businesses to Fortune 100 companies. Additional information about the firm may be found at www.quarles.com, and on Twitter, LinkedIn and Facebook.