Joseph K. West is Duane Morris’ Chief Diversity and Inclusion Officer as well as a partner in the firm’s Trial Practice Group and a member of the firm’s Partners Board. Joseph has helped establish the first of its kind law firm diversity and inclusion consulting practice at the firm, which has been cited for its innovative approach to crafting sustainable diversity and inclusion programs and solutions for corporate entities. He is a D&I heavyweight in the legal profession and real trailblazer.
Joseph has been awarded Minority Lawyer of the Year: Lifetime Achievement Award at the Chambers D&I Awards: USA 2019 in San Francisco. In this interview he discusses:
‘What has been your greatest achievement in helping the next generation of minority lawyers advance in the legal profession?’