“North Carolina Lawyers Weekly” and “South Carolina Lawyers Weekly” Honor Attorney and Firm Founder James S. Farrin with 2021 ‘Diversity & Inclusion Award’
DURHAM, NC, May 6, 2021 / PRNewswire / – James S. Farrin, Founder and president of the law firms of James Scott Farrinwas awarded the “Diversity & Inclusion Award” in 2021 by “North Carolina Lawyers Weekly” and “South Carolina Lawyers Weekly”. The award recognizes attorneys who promote the diversity, inclusion, and dignity of the legal profession in communities across Carolina. This is the third year of the awards show, and the awards show practically took place on 25th Marchth.
Farrin’s recent efforts to create a diverse and inclusive work environment at his company include the creation of a Diversity and Inclusion Committee, the addition of a Spanish-speaking HR generalist focused on hiring and connecting with Latinos, and hiring diversity. Of the company’s 67 new hires since then January 202040% are not white and 70% are female. Half of the lawyers hired this year are women. The law firms of James Scott Farrin was voted # 1 among large companies included in the Triangle Business Journal’s 2020 list of best places to work.
Farrin said, “I am honored to receive this prestigious award. Our diversity and inclusion efforts help us improve our relationships with our customers and positively impact our efforts to achieve results for them.”
Jim urges individuals to be aware of their prejudice and wants the legal community to take action against systemic racism and discrimination.
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The law firms of James Scott Farrin is one of the largest personal injury companies in North Carolina and has helped over 50,000 injured people since 1997. Many of the firm’s 50+ accomplished lawyers, with 16 offices in NC and one in SC, are recognized professionals in their fields. The firm is focused on providing high quality legal services to as many people as possible in the following areas of activity: Personal Injury, Car Accidents, Worker Compensation, Nursing Home Abuse, Whistleblowing, Defective Products, Critical Areas, Mass Crimes, Class Action Laws, and Social Security Obstruction.
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