About Debevoise

Debevoise & Plimpton LLP is a premier law firm with market-leading practices, a global perspective and strong New York roots. Our clients look to us to bring a distinctively high degree of quality, intensity and creativity to resolve legal challenges effectively and cost efficiently. Deep partner commitment, industry expertise and a strategic approach enable us to bring clear commercial judgment to every matter. We draw on the strength of our collaborative culture to deliver the best of our firm to every client. Approximately 650 lawyers work in nine offices across three continents, within integrated global practices, serving clients around the world. Our lawyers prioritize developing a deep understanding of the business of our clients. We then pursue each matter with both intensity and creativity to achieve optimal results.

We believe that fostering a diverse and collaborative workforce yields positive results, not only for our clients and the services we provide them, but for the development of our own lawyers and their contributions to the broader legal community. Women partners at Debevoise have long stood out for their leadership, accomplishments and expertise across borders and practice areas. Through progressive policies and a collaborative firm culture, Debevoise has developed and retained several generations of women leaders who have, in turn, shaped the firm as we know it today. Over the last eight years, 40% of our partner promotions have been women, and Debevoise has also been named among Working Mother & Flex-Time Lawyers’ “50 Best Law Firms for Women” every year since the list’s inception, demonstrating the firm’s commitment to enhancing the opportunities for women at the firm.

Debevoise is recognized as one of the leading firms for diversity. We believe that a diverse workforce, where all of our colleagues feel respected, builds a stronger firm, and benefits clients and the wider community. The firm’s culture fosters a collaborative approach across disciplines and regions, and, as a result, clients benefit from the dedication, cohesiveness and superior quality that we bring to all of our work worldwide. For more information, please visit www.debevoise.com.