The Lawyer (UK) Reports That Magic Circle Promotion of Women Drops To 3 Year Low

They write…..Female promotions at magic circle firms have dropped to a collective three-year low, The Lawyer‘s research has revealed.

Meanwhile over in the US

Also Above the Law’s great Blog .. The Pink Ghetto is back detailing  sexist behaviour at law firms.When you read some of these comments……., well, words fail me.

Here’s an example

At a prior firm, my boss would berate my work product with a visible erection tenting his pants. At a second firm, I was informed that the file clerk would be leaving due to the managing partner’s sexual advances on her — a week into the job. I finally found a firm where I do not feel “different” because I’m a woman. But then again, I’m one of seven female attorneys in a nine-attorney firm!

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