Chairman, Boies, Schiller & Flexner LLP
A top lawyer in the United States for decades and one of Time Magazine’s most influential people in the world, part of David Boies’ success comes from his commitment to diversity. He has won numerous awards for his support of diversity, 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’s diversity efforts include a summer fellowship for diverse law students.
Boies Schiller was named an LCLD Top Performer in 2022.
Joined LCLD 2009
Highlights of LCLD Participation
2022: Andrew Villacastin; 2021: Sabria McElroy, Abby Dennis, Corey Gray; 2020: James Lee; 2019: Kelly Perigoe; 2018: Arwen Rainbird Johnson; 2017: Dawn L. Smalls; 2016: Alanna Cyreeta Rutherford; 2015: Stacey Grigsby; 2014: Shani Rivaux
2022: Erica Sweeting, Rossana Baeza, Vanessa Tussey, Erika Nyborg-Burch; 2021: Katherine Cheng, Sabina Mariella, Shannon Prince, Alicia Fitch; 2020: Laselve Harrison, Suzanne Nero; 2019: Corey Gray, Bibeane Metsch; 2018: Martha Goodman, Sabria McElroy; 2017: Leigh M. Nathanson, Joanna C. Wright; 2016: Byron Pacheco, Juan Valdivieso
1L LCLD Scholars Program
2022: Amna Qamer, Anushka Sikdar; 2021: Gaby Santiago, Maynor Navarro
Annual Meeting (2021, 2018, 2015)