President & Managing Partner, Cozen O'Connor P.C.

 

Vincent McGuinness has been an attorney with Cozen O’Connor since 1981. As a member of the Subrogation and Recovery Department, he developed many educational materials and is a frequent speaker. Vincent is also an advocate for the firm’s diversity efforts.

“We are strongly committed to offering a welcoming environment to talented attorneys of all genders, races, cultures, and sexual orientations,” he said of the firm’s diverse hiring choices.

As part of LCLD's Leaders at the Front initiative, Vincent created a Leader's Pledge detailing his personal and organizational commitment to diversity, equity, and inclusion. Read Vincent's pledge here

Cozen O’Connor is a founding member of the Philadelphia Diversity Law Group and has been recognized as a Diversity Advocate by MultiCultural Law magazine. The firm’s diversity committee oversees mentoring opportunities, the Diversity Retreat, and the Women’s Initiative, which offers education, mentoring, and networking opportunities. 

Joined LCLD 2013 


Highlights of LCLD Participation


Fellows Program
Fellows nominated:
2021: Rafael Rivera; 2020: Peter Lim; 2019: John Ho; 2018: Sean J. Riley; 2017: Lynnette Espy-Williams; 2016: David A. Shimkin; 2014: Keenya R. Harrold; 2013: Simeon Brier, Scott W. Reid

Pathfinder Program
Pathfinders selected:
2021: Orla Thompson, Jordan Chisolm

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

Attendance
Annual Meeting (2020, 2018, 2014) 


 

Member: Vincent McGuinness

Diversity Professional: Lynette Espy-Williams

Communications: Julia Kessler