At Simpson Thacher, there is simply no limit to what talented and ambitious female lawyers can achieve.
From structuring multibillion dollar transactions to litigating cases before the Supreme Court, our female lawyers engage in headline-making, precedent-setting work each and every day. Simpson Thacher’s female lawyers are recognized as leaders in the legal profession and respected as influential members of the Firm’s leadership.
So much has changed since the Firm elected its first woman partner more than 45 years ago. Today, Simpson Thacher has 38 female partners in offices around the globe, as well as more than 40 women in Senior Counsel and Counsel positions.
Within the Firm, women partners hold powerful administrative positions and play a significant role in the Firm’s managerial and financial decisions. Presently, a woman partner serves as Co-Administrative Partner of the Firm, three women partners serve on the Firm’s Executive Committee, six women partners serve on the Firm’s Finance Committee, and thirteen women partners chair Firm Committees.
Female lawyers at Simpson Thacher are rainmakers, problem-solvers and creative thinkers who hold themselves — and the lawyers who work with them — to the highest standards of the profession. In recognition of their efforts and accomplishments, our female lawyers have garnered repeated accolades and coverage from business legal press — including, The Wall Street Journal, The New York Times, The American Lawyer, Chambers & Partners, The Legal 500, Benchmark Litigation, Euromoney and Law360. More importantly, our female lawyers are held in the highest esteem by the Firm’s clients, who entrust our female lawyers time and again with their most challenging and pressing legal matters.