Partner and General Counsel, McDermott Will & Emery LLP

Linda Doyle became General Counsel of McDermott Will & Emery in 2018 after serving as Deputy General Counsel since 2013; she was also the firm's Chief Human Resources Officer. Linda also serves on the Board of the Shattered Globe Theatre Company. 

McDermott Will & Emery’s diversity efforts include scholarships for minority law students, mentoring, and professional development programs. The firm has been recognized by Minority Law Journal, Equality Illinois, and Immigration Equality, especially for its inclusiveness of LGBT lawyers. 

Joined LCLD 2009

Highlights of LCLD Participation

Fellows Program
Fellows nominated: 
2019: Diego Gomez-Cornejo; 2016: Christopher L. May; 2015: Monica Neuman; 2014: Effie D. Silva; 2013: James M. Commons; 2012: David O. Crump; 2011: Obiamaka P. Madubuko

1L LCLD Scholars Program
Scholars hosted: 
2019: Kristen Dupard; 2018: Daniel Imahiyerobo; 2017: Wendy Li 

Success in Law School Mentoring Program
Mentors provided: 2016, 2014

Annual Meeting (2014) 

Member: Linda Doyle

Diversity Professional: Jeanine Goodson, Edith GondweMichael Chu