Dorsey Recognized as an Adoption-Friendly Workplace by Dave Thomas Foundation for Adoption

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MINNEAPOLIS–(BUSINESS WIRE)–International law firm Dorsey & Whitney LLP announced today the Firm was
recognized as a top 100 Adoption-Friendly Workplace by the Dave Thomas
Foundation for Adoption, America’s only nonprofit public charity
dedicated to finding homes for children in foster care.


Since 2007, the Dave Thomas Foundation for Adoption has compiled an
annual list of the top adoption-friendly workplaces. Best
Adoption-Friendly Workplaces are determined by an analysis of financial
assistance and paid leave for families who adopt, based on surveys
completed by employers. Break-out lists are available noting America’s
top 100 adoption-friendly employers, the top 10 by size, and the leaders
in each industry. For more information on the Dave Thomas Foundation
recognition see: adoptionfriendlyworkplace.org

“We are committed to being a family-friendly workplace and having the
policies and infrastructure in place to enable our attorneys to manage
their professional and personal lives in the way that works best for
them. We believe this benefits our lawyers, the Firm as a whole, and,
most importantly, our clients,” said Ken Cutler, Dorsey’s Managing
Partner. “We are pleased to be recognized as an Adoption-Friendly
Workplace.”

More than 100,000 children in the U.S. foster care system are waiting to
be adopted. Every year, more than 23,000 children in foster care age out
of the system without families.

About Dorsey & Whitney LLP
Clients have relied on Dorsey
since 1912 as a valued business partner. With locations across the
United States and in Canada, Europe and the Asia-Pacific region, Dorsey
provides an integrated, proactive approach to its clients’ legal and
business needs. Dorsey represents a number of the world’s most
successful companies from a wide range of industries, including leaders
in the banking, energy, food and agribusiness, health care, mining and
natural resources, and public-private project development sectors, as
well as major non-profit and government entities.

Contacts

Dorsey & Whitney LLP
Jeri Longtin-Kloss, 612-492-5315
longtin.kloss.jeri@dorsey.com