Stoel Rives Receives 100% Ranking on 2013 Corporate Equality Index
Judy Rooks, Marketing Communications Mgr., (503) 294-9831
Stoel Rives LLP, a U.S. business law firm, is pleased to announce it has received a rating of 100 percent on the Human Rights Campaign's 2013 Corporate Equality Index and is listed as one of its "Best Places to Work." The report provides a detailed review of policies and practices by U.S. businesses regarding lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender employees. Stoel Rives is among only 71 law firms nationwide to achieve the 100 percent ranking.
"I'm proud to work at a firm that is committed to providing equal and fair opportunities for all employees and backing that up with clear and consistent firm policies," said Michelle Rudd, lead partner for diversity at the firm.
The Human Rights Campaign, founded in 1980, seeks to improve the lives of LGBT Americans by advocating for equal rights and benefits in the workplace, ensuring families are treated equally under the law and increasing public support among all Americans through innovative advocacy, education and outreach programs.
Click here to for more information about the Corporate Equality Index and to view the 2013 report.