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Baker Botts Once Again Earns Top Rating in Human Rights Campaign’s Corporate Equality Index


PALO ALTO, January 27, 2022 - Baker Botts L.L.P., a leading international law firm, announced today that the 2022 Corporate Equality Index (CEI) named the firm a “Best Place to Work for LGBTQ Equality,” awarding the firm a perfect score of 100 once again. The score is based on the firm’s workforce protections support of non-discrimination policies across business entities, equitable benefits for LGBTQ+ workers and their families, supporting an inclusive culture, and corporate social responsibility.

As the national benchmarking tool measuring policies, practices and benefits pertinent to lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and queer (LGBTQ) employees, the Human Rights Campaign Foundation’s Corporate Equality Index is a primary driving force for LGBTQ workplace inclusion. Data from the CEI measures the adoption of critical policies and practices indicative of employers’ commitment to equality.

The CEI rates employers providing these crucial protections to over 20 million U.S. workers and an additional 18 million abroad.

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