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Our Commitment

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Our Commitment

Hanson Bridgett's commitment to diversity is in some ways best exemplified by its ongoing recognition and embracement of the fact that it has much more work to do, both regarding itself and in the greater community.

Diversity Commitments

  • Established a formal diversity mission statement to underscore the firm's diversity goals and commitment as an institutional policy
  • Created a Diversity and Inclusion Network to keep the firm accountable for the diversity mission statement
  • Signed the original 1989 and the current updates to the Goals and Timetables for Minority Hiring and Advancement established by the Bar Association of San Francisco (BASF)
  • Signed the BASF No Glass Ceiling Initiative
  • Established the Gerald D. Marcus Fellowship at University of California, Berkeley School of Law (Boalt Hall) in March 2002 to help provide opportunities for underrepresented minorities
  • Sponsor receptions to help law schools recruit students of color
  • Provide workshops on study, exam-taking and interviewing skills for law-students-of-color organizations
  • Sponsor numerous minority bar associations and diversity-focused organizations

Below is a list of the Diversity & Inclusion Network (DIN) members:

Bradford Hise

Isabella DeLeon

Felicia Nabors

Gilbert Tsai

Jennifer Martinez

Kathryn Doi

Lisa K. Puntillo

Mohammad Walizadeh

Our Commitment

We are dedicated to establishing a workforce that reflects the needs and interests of our clients and a work environment that provides opportunities for people with varied backgrounds. Our commitment begins with the law schools where we seek to recruit diverse candidates and support the needs of minority students.

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For More Information

Jennifer Martinez
Chief Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Officer
Hanson Bridgett LLP
425 Market Street, 26th Floor
San Francisco, CA 94105