Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, Duane Morris LLP
John Soroko joined Duane Morris in 1977 and specializes in general business litigation. He was named a Leader in Pennsylvania by Chambers USA and is one of the top 500 lawyers in the country. John also won the CEO Leader in Action award from Diversity Journal.
Duane Morris has a variety of diversity initiatives, including a lecture series, mentoring program, and Diversity and Inclusion Retreat. The firm won the Innovator Award from the Minority Corporate Counsel Association for their diversity recruitment, which utilizes minority-owned recruiting firms. Duane Morris also participates in the Philadelphia Diversity Law Group, through which they hire a diverse law student every summer.
Joined LCLD 2010
Highlights of LCLD Participation
Hosted Leadership Lunch (2016)
2017: Rosa M. Ertze; 2016: Miles Lawrence Plaskett; 2015: Manita Rawat; 2014: Suzan Jo; 2013: Jessica Y. Singh; 2012: Terrance J. Evans; 2011: Jocelyn Cara Bramble, Cyndie Chang
2017: Phillip Chong
Success in Law School Mentoring Program
Mentors provided: 2016, 2015, 2014, 2013, 2012
Annual Meeting (2015, 2014)
Member: John Soroko
Diversity Professional: Joe West
Communications: Mark Messing