An Intimate Discussion with Justice Rosemary Barkett

Speaking Engagement
April 14, 2021
Sara B. Herald participated in a one-on-one discussion with The Honorable Rosemary Barkett on gender equality and women advancement in the legal profession. The wide-ranging discussion covered Justice Barkett’s experiences as an immigrant and her aspiration for pursuing a career in law, her experience as Florida’s first female Supreme Court Justice and as a U.S. appellate judge, and her current role on the Iran-United States Claims Tribunal in The Hague. Participants were given the chance to ask Justice Barkett questions for insight on timely topics such as the debate over qualified immunity and the role of the ABA Rule of Law initiative in advancing women’s rights.
Press Release November 7, 2022
Bilzin Sumberg has been awarded the Diversity & Flexibility Alliance’s Tipping the Scales award in recognition of its accomplishments in achieving gender equity among the firm’s partners.The firm is one of only 57 major law firms out of over 200 with 50% or more women as partners.
Blog April 13, 2022
The Robert Wood Johnson Foundation, a non-profit focused on fostering healthy communities, defines digital redlining as “major network providers systematically excluding low-income neighborhoods from broadband service – deploying only sub-standard, low-speed home internet.”Last mon...
Publication January 31, 2022
Bilzin Sumberg proudly presents its 2021 Diversity, Equity & Inclusion Report. The Report highlights the actions and initiatives Bilzin Sumberg undertook in 2021 as part of its efforts to integrate the values of diversity, equity, and inclusion (DEI) throughout the firm and in the wider communit...