AP NEWS

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

October 2, 2018

MINNEAPOLIS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Oct 2, 2018--International law firm Dorsey & Whitney LLP announced today the Firm has been recognized again 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.

This press release features multimedia. View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20181002005746/en/

Dorsey & Whitney has been recognized again 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. (Logo: Dave Thomas Foundation)

For the 12 th year, 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 click here.

“Providing employees with adoption benefits gives new families time to bond. We’re proud to be one of the Dave Thomas Foundation for Adoption’s 2018 100 Best Adoption-Friendly Workplaces, 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,” said Ken Cutler, Dorsey’s Managing Partner. “We believe this benefits our lawyers, the Firm as a whole, and, most importantly, our clients.”

More than 110,000 children in the U.S. foster care system are waiting to be adopted. Every year, more than 20,000 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 and financial institutions, development and infrastructure, energy and natural resources, food, beverage and agribusiness, healthcare and technology sectors, as well as major non-profit and government entities.

View source version on businesswire.com:https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20181002005746/en/

CONTACT: Dorsey & Whitney LLP

Jeri Longtin-Kloss, 612-492-5315

longtin.kloss.jeri@dorsey.com

KEYWORD: UNITED STATES NORTH AMERICA MINNESOTA

INDUSTRY KEYWORD: PROFESSIONAL SERVICES HUMAN RESOURCES PARENTING LEGAL CONSUMER FAMILY

SOURCE: Dorsey & Whitney LLP

Copyright Business Wire 2018.

PUB: 10/02/2018 11:03 AM/DISC: 10/02/2018 11:03 AM

http://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20181002005746/en

AP RADIO
Update hourly