Chief Executive Officer, Dechert LLP 

Henry Nassau became CEO of Dechert in 2016 and is the former Chair of the firm’s Global Corporate and Securities group. He has spent much of his career at Dechert, but also spent several years as General Counsel of Internet Capital Group. 

Diversity efforts at Dechert include engaging a diversity consultant to assess all lawyers, an extensive family leave policy, and cultural competence seminars. The firm also has a Global Women’s Initiative and engages in pro bono projects aimed at improving diversity, including helping immigrant women find stability in the United States and challenging discriminatory voter registration laws.  

Joined LCLD 2018 


Member: Henry Nassau 

Diversity Professional: Satra Sampson-Arokium 

Communications: Renee Miller-Mizia