Regina Sam Penti Honored for Championing Diversity in Technology in Legaltech News and Law.com
IP transactions and technology partner Regina Sam Penti was honored during the Legalweek Leaders in Tech Awards for “Championing Diversity in Tech, Law Firm.”
The Legalweek Leaders in Tech Awards celebrate the achievements of lawyers and companies leading technology, innovation and the profession as a whole.
In announcing the award on July 13, 2021, Legaltech News and Law.com note that, “Penti dedicated over 500 hours to the firm’s diversity, equity and inclusion efforts, while still building her own practice as a technology lawyer. In the last 12 months, through Penti’s leadership the firm mandated that all lawyers, including partners, commit at least 20 hours a year to activities and initiatives that promote the recruitment, retention and advancement of diverse attorneys; launched Ropes & Gray’s new advocate mentor program for racially and ethnically diverse senior associates; and started the “Diversity Office Hours” bimonthly forum, among other achievements.”