February 12, 2019 — Hughes Hubbard and Diane Lifton, co-chair of the firm's Committee on Diversity and Inclusion, have been selected to receive Profiles in Diversity Journal's 11th Annual Diversity Leader Award.

The award is given to "organizations and individual leaders that demonstrate a strong commitment to expanding and improving diversity, inclusion and equity in the workplace and beyond." Hughes Hubbard was among 24 organizations in various industries honored.

HHR and Lifton will be recognized in the journal's upcoming winter issue for developing comprehensive strategies that permeate all levels and departments while meeting the demands of today's evolving business environment.

Profiles in Diversity Journal is a quarterly B2B magazine, focusing on diversity and inclusion in business, government, nonprofit, higher education and military settings. The journal presents news and awards that highlight mission-driven leadership, best practices, workforce strategies, innovative ideas and important individual contributions within the realm of diversity and inclusion.