For the seventh year in a row, Schiff Hardin LLP has been named a top law firm for “Raising the Bar” on LGBT inclusion by Equality Illinois. This ranking recognizes and honors Illinois law firms leading the way in cultivating a welcoming and fair work environment for LGBT employees and for supporting the LGBT community.
With a long-standing commitment to diversity and inclusion, Schiff Hardin has also received recognition from the Human Rights Campaign, Working Mother magazine, and Law360 for its workplace equality. Our attorneys actively support the LGBT community through pro bono work, including a recent victory on behalf of civil unions in Illinois.
Equality Illinois is the state’s oldest and largest organization advocating full equal rights for the LGBT community. The organization works to advance equal treatment and social justice through education, advocacy, and protection of LGBT rights.