Courington, Kiefer & Sommers, L.L.C. appreciates and embraces the fact that the world is made up of people with different backgrounds and experiences. Recognizing that a diverse pool of talent serves the best interest of our clients and enhances our ability to provide the best legal services, we actively recruit and encourage the hiring and retention of women and minority lawyers. We are committed to diversity in the workplace and recognize that our workforce is our most important resource.
Our dedication to diversity is clear in our firm’s make-up. Not only are we a certified woman-owned law firm, but our attorneys come from a diverse array of ethnic backgrounds. We are proud members of the National Association of Minority and Women Owned Lawfirm's (NAMWOLF, the Minority Corporate Counsel Association Affiliate Network, the Woman’s Enterprise Business National Council, the National Association of Professional Women, the Women President’s Organization, the National Black Lawyers Association, the Hispanic Bar Association, the Hispanic Lawyers Association of Louisiana, and the Association of Women Attorneys. Our firm has also received a commendation from the Louisiana State Bar Association for executing its Statement of Diversity Principles.
Through our successful Non-Profit of the Month program, we support community and non-profit organizations serving minority and underprivileged populations in the region and throughout the United States. The firm welcomes client and employee suggestions for charitable causes to be selected for our Non-Profit of the Month program. The firm makes a monetary contribution to each selected ‘cause,’ and the non-profit is also featured on our website.