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Paul Weiss LinkedIn post announcing new partners. (Via LinkedIn)

They say a picture is worth 1,000 words, and Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison has gotten an earful over one showing its latest partner promotions.

The firm’s now-deleted post on Linkedin this month announcing its new partner class of 12 attorneys—an image dominated by white men and showing only one (white) woman in the lower right corner—generated a burst of criticism on social media, including by some general counsel.

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Christine Simmons

Christine Simmons writes about the New York legal community and the business of law. Email her at [email protected] and find her on Twitter @chlsimmons

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