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Kathleen Furey McDonough of Potter Anderson & Corroon.

The legal profession, particularly when it comes to firm leadership and highest paid partners, remains, amazingly in 2018, overwhelmingly white and male. It’s amazing for several reasons, chief among them the stat that something like 36 percent of lawyers (and 46 percent of associates) are women. The leadership numbers nationally are a far cry from that.

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Hank Grezlak

Hank Grezlak is the editor-in-chief for ALM's regional brands and legal theme desks and has been covering courts and law firms since 1993. He has won numerous awards for his journalism, including several for investigative reporting, columns, and enterprise reporting. In 2016 he was awarded the G.D. Crain, Jr. Award for Distinguished Editorial Career.

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