July 22, 2020

Honors include three individual and four firm recognitions.

Willkie has been shortlisted for seven honors as part of the Chambers Diversity & Inclusion Awards: North America 2020. The awards celebrate the achievements of firms and individuals who are furthering the advancement of diversity and inclusion across the United States and Canada. Willkie and several attorneys individually were named to the shortlist for the following awards:


  • Pro Bono Program of the Year
  • Inclusive Firm of the Year
  • Most Innovative Program for Employee Health and Well-being
  • Outstanding Firm for Furthering Diversity and Inclusion


  • Future Leader – Diversity & Inclusion: Sruti Swaminathan
  • Diversity & Inclusion Lawyer of the Year: Sameer Advani
  • Outstanding Contribution to Furthering the Advancement of Diversity in the Legal Profession: Kim Walker

The winners will be announced virtually at a ceremony on September 24.