Women lawyers have deciding voice at year-old Selendy & Gay

    By: Asha Smith on Feb 15, 2019

    Elizabeth Olson writes in Bloomberg Law, "Working at majority women-owned Selendy & Gay is a “totally different atmosphere” that was shocking for founding partner Faith Gay, who has practiced at law firms for more than three decades, most recently at Quinn Emanuel Urquhart & Sullivan.

    A year ago this week she and Philippe Selendy split from Quinn Emanuel to form their own boutique litigation firm. A group of 10 Quinn Emanuel partners had worked together for years and wanted to create a collaborative culture at Selendy & Gay apart from the fractiousness and conflicts of interest that can beset larger litigation firms.

    “We have a much different gender mix, and clients notice it,” Gay told Bloomberg Law. “We work together, we handpick our clients, we choose what interests us; we’re not here to keep bodies busy.” READ MORE>>

    Released: February 15, 2019, 10:11 am
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