Los Angeles partner Kim Talley discusses career success, personal satisfaction in a recent Q&A qith Business Beyond! magazine...
“As a woman of color, I wanted to join a law ﬁrm that would stand for the values and beliefs which are important to me. I also wanted this career move to be my last.
Constangy had just opened its Los Angeles oﬃce in February 2016 when I interviewed. After meeting with a number of partners across the ﬁrm, I joined the ﬁrm as its eighth attorney to help expand the ﬁrm's presence in California.
In addition to the incredibly talented colleagues that I would be working with on my cases, the primary reason that I joined Constangy was because of the ﬁrm's deep commitment to diversity, equity, and inclusion (“DEI”) issues. I know a lot of ﬁrms talk about the importance of DEI issues, but as they say, “the proof is in the pudding.” Constangy does more than talk, it walks the walk.”
The full article is available here.