Chief Executive Officer, Hogan Lovells US LLP


Stephen Immelt became CEO of Hogan Lovells in 2014 after serving as Global Co-Head of the firm’s Litigation and Arbitration practice. Before joining the firm, he was Assistant U.S. Attorney for the District of Maryland. As CEO, Stephen is passionate about leadership behavior and wants to see it exhibited at all levels of the firm. 

Hogan Lovells promotes diversity globally, nationally, and locally. The firm has a Women’s Initiative, affinity groups, mentoring programs, and retreats that promote diversity and inclusion. Hogan Lovells has consistently been rated a top law firm for women and received a Diversity and Inclusion Award for its global diversity plan.  

Joined LCLD 2010

Highlights of LCLD Participation

Fellows Program
Hosted Leadership Lunch (2017) 
Fellows nominated:
2020: Jason Sternberg; 2019: Gregory Noonan; 2018: Jennifer A. Henderson; 2017: Meghan Rissmiller; 2016: Lillian S. Hardy; 2015: Lillian Tsu; 2014: Maria Eugenia Ramirez; 2013: Anna K. Shaw; 2012: Nadine P. Peters

Pathfinder Program
Pathfinders selected:
2020: Lyndsay Montour, Donald DePass, Michelle Roberts; 2019: Komal Nigam; 2018: Lauren Zachry; 2017: Vassi Iliadis; 2016: Christine P. Chou

1L LCLD Scholars Program
Scholars hosted:
2020: Michael Atalla, Ashley Gre,y Jasmine Robinson, Stephanie Sandoval, Laura Penaranda, Manuel Sanchez, Afsha Lakdawala, Apratim Vidyarthi, Rachel Slepoi, Raymond Magsaysay, Isaac Reed, Yixuan Lin,  Pariss Briggs; 2019: Meagan McGee, Jonathan Yuen, Maral Arslanian, Daniel Kang, Melody Wong, Jeni Hendricks, Kayla Ghantous, Mya Reid, Isabela Alvarez, Jacob Nober, Reem Gerais; 2018: Garrison Bradley Ambrose, Grace Fernandez, Francisc Mascarenhas, Elias Mekonen, Nicole Park, Monica Pyles, Sahil Sheth, James Lorenzo Walker; 2017: Diana Ayoub, Annie Chiang, Cedric Duquene, Jermaine Fray, Daniel Levine, Patricia Liverpool, Laura Martinez, Baraka Nasari, Jeff Nwagbo; 2016: Ariel Anderson, Keyawna Griffith, Amanda Maya, Morgan Pearson, Yasbel Perez, Mohan Warusha; 2015: Steven M. Choi, Jennifer Guzman, Alexander Howell, Dean Longfield; 2014: Habin Chung, Mario O. Marin; 2013: Xiao Liang, Derry Sandy, Clark Yeh; 2012: Lance C. Goeddel

Success in Law School Mentoring Program
Mentors provided: 2019, 2017, 2016, 2015, 2014, 2013, 2012

Annual Meeting (2018, 2016)


Member: Stephen Immelt

Diversity Professional: Bendita Malakia, Leslie Richards-Yellen