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Ronald Hicks Jr., partner with Porter Wright Morris & Arthur. Courtesy photo. Ron Hicks, partner with Porter Wright Morris & Arthur.

Shortly after lawyer Ron Hicks, at age 39, came out as gay to his friends, family members and employers, he began to center his law practice on the LGBTQ business community. Hicks said he found that he could more easily relate to LGBTQ business owners to provide legal services and help their businesses thrive.

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Samantha Stokes

Samantha Stokes, based in New York, is a staff reporter at American Lawyer covering the business of law. You can reach her at sstokes@alm.com or on Twitter: @stokessamanthaj.

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