CEO, Managing Director and Chairman of the Board, Buchanan Ingersoll & Rooney PC
Joseph Dougherty became CEO of Buchanan Ingersoll & Rooney in 2016 after serving as Managing Shareholder of the firm's Philadelphia office and Chair of the firm's Advisory Committee. He joined the firm in 2006 and has played a critical role in the firm's growth. Joe is a Board Member of the Philadelphia Chamber of Commerce.
Buchanan Ingersoll & Rooney believes that the different backgrounds, experiences, and perspectives of their attorneys enhance the legal services and partnerships they provide their clients. The firm's diversity initiatives include an intensive, one-year business development program for female attorneys and a sponsorship program for diverse attorneys on the cusp of promotion to shareholder.
Highlights of LCLD Participation
1L LCLD Scholars Program
2017: Kandyse Samuel, Sarah Tobias; 2016: Kareemah Mayer, Ruba Noor; 2015: Rondell M. Jordan, Michele A. Ramos, Delvin Turner
Success in Law School Mentoring Program
Mentors provided: 2017, 2016, 2015
Annual Meeting (2017, 2016, 2015)
Member: Joseph Dougherty
Diversity Professional: Heather Brock
Communications: Shari Boyle