Chairman, Goodwin Procter LLP

 

Rob Insolia became Chairman of Goodwin Procter in 2019 after serving as the firm's Managing Partner. He is also a Founding Partner and former Chair of the firm's New York office. Rob will be leading the firm in its Move the Needle Fund participation, through which Goodwin has committed to increase the diversity of its senior associate, partner, and equity partner roles to match the diversity of entry-level associates, and to achieve 40% diversity on all firm leadership committees, within five years. 

Goodwin Procter has a variety of diversity initiatives, including programs for racial and ethnic diversity, women, and LGBT lawyers. The firm is involved in a mentoring program in Boston, has a fellowship opportunity for law students of color, and partners with organizations like Legal Outreach, Inc., which acts in underserved communities. 

Joined LCLD 2014


Highlights of LCLD Participation


Fellows Program
Fellows nominated:
2020: Jesse Nevarez; 2019: Yvonne Chan; 2018: Nilda M. Isidro; 2017: Abim Thomas; 2016: Calvin E. Wingfield; 2015: Sabrina M. Rose-Smith

Pathfinder Program
Pathfinders selected:
2020: Jordan Howe, Tiffany Mahmood; 2019: Alexandra Lu, Sean Montgomery; 2018: Lauren Bowman, Martin Gomez; 2017: Keita de Souza, Andrew Kim; 2016: Jesse Nevarez, Alicia Rubio

1L LCLD Scholars Program
Scholars hosted:
2017: Breanna Anderson; 2016: Zoe Staum

Success in Law School Mentoring Program
Mentors provided: 2016, 2015 

Attendance
Annual Meeting (2020, 2015, 2014)


 

Member: Rob Insolia

Diversity Professional: Bernard Guinyard, Carrie Gilman, Laura Acosta

Communications: Lily BryantKonstantin Shishkin