Chambers Brazil law firm and lawyer rankings media coverage
The Brazilian newspaper Valor Econômico covered the brand-new Chambers Brazil guide and rankings by raising an important discussion around diversity and inclusion among leaders of the legal profession.
Is there diversity within Brazilian law firms?
The newspaper interviewed three female lawyers who are ranked as star individuals in Brazil and who are examples of undisputed leadership. The gap in top positions is still high, but, as the newspaper notes is decreasing. In the areas covered by Chambers Contentious, 22% of ranked lawyers are female, compared to 19% last year.
The full article, in Portuguese, on the Valor Econômico website can be read here.