President and Chief Executive Officer, Fish & Richardson P.C.
Peter Devlin is a patent lawyer who became CEO of Fish & Richardson in 2000. The firm has grown across the board under Peter's leadership, opening new offices, making American Lawyer’s top-100 list for the first time, and increasing diversity efforts. Peter established a diversity chair position and launched a 1L Diversity Fellowship Program. Fish & Richardson also has an active Women’s Initiative and partners with many legal diversity organizations. The firm achieved a perfect score on the Human Rights Campaign’s Corporate Equality Index and was ranked No. 33 our of 223 on the American Lawyer Diversity Scorecard. Fish & Richardson was named an LCLD Most Active Member Law Firm in 2016.
Joined LCLD 2011
Highlights of LCLD Participation
1L LCLD Scholars Program
2016: Adam Aquino, Sarah Jack, Juyoung Kim; 2015: Alison Liou, R. Francisco Lozano, Ariane S. Moss, Hao J. Wu; 2014: Thomas Chisena, Krystina Ho, Philip Kim, Matthew Mahoney; 2013: Erin Leach, Keith Lim, Ann Motl, Holly Victorson; 2012: Andrew Huah, Karan Jhurani, Lealon Martin, Dafan Zhang
Success in Law School Mentoring Program
Mentors provided: 2016, 2015
Annual Meeting (2016, 2015, 2014)
Member: Peter Devlin
Diversity Professionals: Ahmed J. Davis