Chairman, Boies, Schiller & Flexner LLP


A top lawyer in the United States for decades and one of the most influential people in the world, a part of David Boies’ success comes from his commitment to diversity. He has won numerous awards, including Lawyer of the Year, the American Bar Association Medal, and the Role Model Award from the Equality Forum. David also co-led the historic civil rights case Perry v. Schwarzenegger against gay and lesbian discrimination.

Boies, Schiller & Flexner has been rated a top firm for diversity by the Minority Law Journal’s Diversity Scorecard. The firm and its attorneys participate in various minority bar associations and organizations. 

Joined LCLD 2009 

Highlights of LCLD Participation

Fellows Program
Fellows nominated: 
2017: Dawn L. Smalls; 2016: Alanna Cyreeta Rutherford; 2015: Stacey Grigsby; 2014: Shani Rivaux

Pathfinder Program
Pathfinders selected: 
2017: Leigh M. Nathanson, Joanna C. Wright; 2016: Byron Pacheco, Juan Valdivieso 

Annual Meeting (2015)


Member: David Boies

Diversity Professional: Reginald A. Taylor