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Topic Archives: MoFo Diversity

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    Partner Spotlight: Nate Mendell

    By: Nathaniel R. Mendell

    Nathaniel (Nate) Mendell is a partner in Morrison Foerster’s Investigations + White Collar Defense Practice Group and was the former Acting U.S. Attorney for the United States Attorney’s Office for the District of Massachusetts. He represents companies, financial institutions, boards, and executives through all
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    MoFo Named as a Diversity Lab 2022 Inclusion Champion

    Morrison Foerster is honored to be named as a Diversity Lab 2022 Inclusion Champion for firm leadership, with record participation of more than 240 law firms. According to Diversity Lab, participating firms completed the Inclusion Blueprint assessment by submitting data on four key diversity
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    Hong Kong Supports Equality in Celebrating Pride

    MoFo has been a pioneer of LGBTQ+ equality in the legal profession for more than 30 years. Our commitment to providing an inclusive environment where differences are celebrated is among the firm’s shared values and continues to define our culture. To that end, MoFo’s
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    Celebrating Pride with Jeopardy! Champion Amy Schneider

    MoFo’s New York Litigation partner Katie Viggiani recently hosted a discussion with Amy Schneider, the first transgender contestant to qualify for the Tournament of Champions, who collected the second highest number of consecutive wins in the show’s history. Since the show, Amy has become
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    Celebrating Pride with CURED: The Battle for Equality

    In celebration of Pride Month, all MoFo employees were given the opportunity to watch CURED , an award-winning documentary that recounts the battle to remove homosexuality from the American Psychiatric Association’s Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders ( DSM ) in 1973. The
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    Morrison Foerster Honored with the Inaugural Outside Counsel Award for Diversity, Equity and Inclusion by Northrop Grumman

    By: David A. Churchill, Natalie Kernisant and J. Alex Ward

    Morrison Foerster was recognized with the inaugural Outside Counsel Award for Diversity, Equity and Inclusion by Northrop Grumman. The award reflects MoFo’s commitment to creating a culture that respects and celebrates differences, while providing an inclusive environment where everyone’s contributions are valued. Our lawyers
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    Diversity in Practice: MoFo Celebrates Pride Month

    MoFo has long been a frontrunner in advocating for LGBTQ+ equality. Over the years, MoFo has supported LGBTQ+ causes through countless hours of pro bono work and charitable donations to a variety of nonprofit organizations. Internally, the firm promotes equality through diversity and inclusion
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    Partner Spotlight: Joyce Liou

    Joyce Liou co-chairs Morrison Foerster’s Trademark Group and is a litigation partner in the firm’s Intellectual Property Group. She engages in a broad intellectual property practice and represents clients from a wide range of fields, including technology, consumer goods, entertainment, pharmaceuticals, food, and agriculture.
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    Faces of MoFo: John Tawadrous

    By: John Tawadrous

    Editors’ Note: As part of our ongoing Faces of MoFo series and in celebration of Pride Month, John Tawadrous , an associate in the firm’s Finance Department, discusses how his experiences affected his desire to practice law and how it served as the foundation
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    Celebrating Pride Month 2022

    MoFo is proud of our LGBTQ+ lawyers and the contributions that they make to the firm and our communities every month of the year, but each June we take time out to celebrate LGBTQ+ history, culture, and politics with presentations and entertainment sponsored by
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