Co-Managing Partner, Sullivan & Worcester LLP

Joel Carpenter has spent his entire legal career at Sullivan & Worcestser; he joined the firm in 1979, was named Co-Managing Partner of Sullivan & Worcester in 2002. He is an award-winning tax lawyer and serves on the board of Boardman Capital Partners. Sullivan & Worcester’s diversity efforts include a women’s initiative, diversity and leadership training for senior associates, and retention strategies such as a business development courses for employees. The firm was a signatory to the Statement of Diversity Principles of the Association of the Bar of the City of New York. 

Joined LCLD 2016 

Highlights of LCLD Participation 

Fellows Program
Fellows nominated: 
2022: Lindsey Getz; 2021: Sharon Leifer; 2020: Avinash Rao; 2019: Natalie Lederman; 2018: Arinze Onugha; 2017: Nicole M. Crum; 2016: Ashley Brooks

Success in Law School Mentoring Program
Mentors Provided: 2021

Annual Meeting (2018, 2017, 2016)

Members: Joel Carpenter, David Nagle

Diversity Professional: Ashley Brooks

Communications: Heather Barry