Dallas – The law firm of Thompson & Knight LLP is pleased to announce the Firm has been honored with a DiversityFIRST™ Leadership Award by the Texas Diversity Council for being a true advocacy leader for diversity and inclusion.
“We are honored to be recognized by the Texas Diversity Council for our commitment to diversity and inclusion,” said Nichole Dotson-Olajuwon, the Firm’s Chief Diversity Officer. “We have a longstanding commitment to diversity and inclusion as it relates to Thompson & Knight and beyond. Internally, we are committed to maintaining a substantively diverse and inclusive workplace, and we also recognize the importance of externally doing our part to meaningfully contribute to the advancement of diverse individuals and women in local communities. While we are proud of this milestone, we know achieving a wholly diverse and inclusive culture will continue to require the steadfast commitment of Thompson & Knight and many others.”
The DiversityFIRST Award program recognizes individuals, community groups, nonprofit organizations, and business establishments within the legal, academic, corporate, and/or health community that have demonstrated outstanding achievements and sustained commitment to the pursuit of cultural diversity and inclusion in the community and workplace. The Firm was honored at the Annual Greater Dallas Best Practices and DiversityFIRST™ Awards Luncheon on Thursday, October 26, at the Hyatt Regency North Dallas Hotel.