June 23, 2020 – Ulmer & Berne LLP is pleased to announce that the firm has again been named one of the “Top Workplaces in Northeast Ohio” by The Plain Dealer. The award honors the area’s top 150 employers that create an environment and culture where workers feel respected and rewarded, and where those workers feel they can enrich their skills while contributing to a mission they believe in. This marks the ninth time that Ulmer has received this recognition.
“A productive, engaged team is a critical component of superior client service, and that begins with a professional work environment and a collaborative culture for our attorneys and staff,” said Patricia A. Shlonsky, Partner-in-Charge of Ulmer’s Cleveland office. “It is a privilege to serve the Northeast Ohio business community, and I am incredibly proud of our employees’ fierce commitment to our clients.”
With more than 300 attorneys and staff members, Ulmer prioritizes finding, hiring, developing, and retaining extremely talented professionals with the ultimate goal of serving as a trusted advisor to its clients. The firm is committed to ensuring all employees have the support they need to lead fulfilling lives inside and outside of the office, and consistently devotes resources to promoting a supportive and open culture that allows employees to reach their full potential.
Diversity and inclusion are cornerstone values at Ulmer that help promote the firm’s creative and supportive environment. The firm believes diversity in the workplace creates a balanced, more rewarding professional setting, and that a diverse workforce fosters differing approaches and ideas to better meet the needs of its broad client base. Through the firm’s Diversity & Inclusion Committee and Women in Law and Leadership (UB WILL) initiatives, Ulmer strives to make diversity and inclusion tangible, measurable components of the firm’s daily life.