Partner Zahid Quraishi Named Chief Diversity Officer

Partner Zahid Quraishi Named Chief Diversity Officer
Feb 26, 2019

Riker Danzig is pleased to announce that it has named partner Zahid N. Quraishi as the Firm’s Chief Diversity Officer.  In this new position, Za will provide leadership in advancing our diversity and inclusion values, and will assume overall responsibility for accomplishing the Firm’s diversity and inclusion goals.

Riker Danzig has an active Diversity Committee, for which Za has already been serving as Chair.  The Diversity Committee discusses initiatives to improve the promotion, retention and professional growth of diverse attorneys and cultivate a culture of inclusion.  The appointment of Za as Chief Diversity Officer is the next step in the Firm’s continuing commitment to diversity.  We believe that promoting diversity and inclusion only enhances our ability to provide the best results for our clients under the highest standards of professionalism and excellence.

In addition to taking on this new role, Za will continue to lead our White Collar Criminal Defense and Investigations Practice.  

Click here to read New Jersey Law Journal's coverage of this announcement.