IRVINE, Calif. (July 20, 2016) – Shareholder Heather Peck of Littler, the world’s largest employment and labor law practice representing management, has been recognized among the “Top 50 Women Lawyers” by the National Diversity Council.
“Heather is an excellent example of the caliber of attorneys we have at the firm, who are committed to advancing diversity and inclusion at Littler and the overall community,” said Jon Miller, Irvine office managing shareholder. “On behalf of the firm, we congratulate Heather on this well-deserved recognition.”
To be considered, attorneys must be a leader and role model within the organization and profession, contribute to the direction and growth of the organization, and be a recognized leader in their field of expertise. In addition, they must operate with high integrity and ethics, as well as be an active corporate citizen.
Based in the firm’s Irvine office, Peck specializes in labor and employment law. Her experience involves matters regarding privacy and data protection, traditional labor, discrimination and harassment, wage and hour and wrongful termination. She is currently the co-chair of Littler’s Reunion affinity group and a liaison for the firm’s Women’s Leadership Initiative. Peck earned her J.D. from Santa Clara University School of Law, her M.A. from the University of Amsterdam and her B.A. from San Jose State University.
About the National Diversity Council
A non-profit organization committed to fostering a learning environment for organizations to grow in their knowledge of diversity. The council affords opportunities for organizations to share best practices and learn from top corporate leaders in the areas of diversity and inclusion. More information about the National Diversity Council is available at www.nationaldiversitycouncil.org.
Littler is the largest global employment and labor law practice, with more than 1,000 attorneys in over 70 offices worldwide. Littler represents management in all aspects of employment and labor law and serves as a single-source solution provider to the global employer community. Consistently recognized in the industry as a leading and innovative law practice, Littler has been litigating, mediating and negotiating some of the most influential employment law cases and labor contracts on record for over 70 years. Littler Global is the collective trade name for an international legal practice, the practicing entities of which are separate and distinct professional firms.