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Instead of trying to be everything to everybody, we’ve made a name for ourselves by delivering what our clients need most: in-depth, hands-on legal counsel throughout the financial services sector — and beyond.

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Firm News

There’s a lot going on at Schulte — we’re wrapping up high-profile matters, welcoming talented new lawyers, speaking on issues that affect our clients, and more.

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Pro Bono

Throughout our history, Schulte has provided comprehensive pro bono services to local and national nonprofit organizations. Today, we serve more than 50 nonprofits and work to advance a variety of social justice causes.

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Diversity, Equity and Inclusion

Inside the firm, we work hard to attract diverse, talented lawyers and encourage their career growth and advancement. And outside the office, we’re active in volunteer drives and local initiatives that support underrepresented groups.

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Alumni

If you’re a current or former Schulte lawyer, join our Alumni Network on LinkedIn to stay connected with old friends, make new contacts, and share your successes, ideas and insights.

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Social Responsibility

We take doing “good work” seriously — whether we’re talking about our high ethical standards or the way in which we foster a positive and inclusive culture for our personnel and support local communities.

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Offices

  • New York

    • 919 Third Avenue
    • New York, NY 10022
    • United States of America
      • +1 212.756.2000 Phone
      • +1 212.593.5955 Fax
  • Washington, DC

    • 901 Fifteenth Street, NW, Suite 800
    • Washington, DC 20005
    • United States of America
      • +1 202.729.7470 Phone
      • +1 202.730.4520 Fax
  • London

    • One Eagle Place
    • London SW1Y 6AF
    • United Kingdom
      • +44 (0) 20 7081 8000 Phone
      • +44 (0) 20 7081 8010 Fax

The goal of our diversity, equity and inclusion efforts is to create an environment where people feel comfortable bringing their whole selves to work. With that in mind, we have launched initiatives and programming to foster a culture of inclusion at Schulte. We share some of those happenings below.

 

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News

Historic Tulsa Race Massacre News and Updates

Last Known Living Survivors Added to Historic Tulsa Race Massacre Lawsuit

In a major step forward for the historic Tulsa Race Massacre lawsuit, a 76-page amended petition has been filed in the suit, adding two previously-unknown living survivors of the Massacre, featuring depositions from two of the lead plaintiffs, and marking the formal entry of appearance of several SRZ lawyers who have joined the legal team representing the plaintiffs, among other significant developments.

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How and Why Schulte Signed on to the Public Nuisance Suit Over the 1921 Tulsa Race Massacre

Schulte has announced that the firm has joined a legal team of civil and human rights attorneys who are suing local governments, the Oklahoma National Guard and other officials on behalf of survivors of the 1921 Tulsa Race Massacre, seeking to “remedy the ongoing nuisance” caused by the mob attack which leveled much of the 40-square-block Greenwood community in Tulsa, left hundreds of Black residents dead and thousands homeless.

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Schulte Roth & Zabel Joins Historic Tulsa Race Massacre Lawsuit

On May 31, 1921, one of the worst acts of domestic terrorism in U.S. history decimated Tulsa’s thriving, all-Black community of Greenwood, and the devastating effects of this massacre are still felt to this day. SRZ is proud to announce that it has joined a team of civil and human rights lawyers led by Tulsa-based attorney Damario Solomon-Simmons who are seeking justice for the wrongs that continue to plague the Greenwood community.

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Schulte is proud to be a part of this historic litigation, identified and led by members of the Task Force for Racial Justice Initiatives. Learn more about the Task Force here.

Schulte Stands with the Asian Community

Schulte has joined the National Asian Pacific American Bar Association (NAPABA) and members of the legal and business communities to denounce anti-Asian hate, violence and racism. 

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Schulte Earns a Perfect Score for LGBTQ Workplace Equality

Schulte again received a 100 rating, a perfect score, on the Human Rights Campaign’s 2020 Corporate Equality Index, a national benchmarking survey and report that rates workplaces on LGBTQ equality.

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Schulte Sponsors 2020 Vault/MCCA Law Firm Diversity Survey

Schulte is a proud sponsor of the 2020 Vault and the Minority Corporate Counsel Association Law Firm Diversity Survey, a leading advocate for the expanded hiring, retention and promotion of minority attorneys. The project and database provide a window into what law firms are doing to ensure equal opportunities.

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Human Rights First Presents Saudi Organization ALQST with William D. Zabel Human Rights Award, Annual Recognition Honoring Schulte Founding Partner

Human Rights First presented its annual William D. Zabel Human Rights Award, which acknowledges and celebrates the work of courageous activists on the frontlines of the struggle for freedom and human rights in Saudi Arabia.

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Programs

  • Women’s History Month Speaker: What’s Going Right? Build Resilience with Gratitude, Hope and Optimism with Christine McKenna

  • Bostock and Beyond with Bobby Hodgson

  • Conversations about Racial Injustice and Inequality with Michelle Silverthorn
  • Transgender and Nonbinary Inclusion with M. Dru Levasseur
  • Discrimination Against Asian American Pacific Islander In the Age of Coronavirus 
  • Fighting for Anti-Discrimination Protections for LGBTQ People Nationwide
  • Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion: Belonging Seminar
  • Coming Together: Standing Up to Racism
  • SRZ Speaker Forum: 'Immoral' and 'Incorrigible': Documenting the Little-Known History of Incarcerated Girls​
  • SRZ Speaker Forum: Black History Month Lunchtime Speaker Event​
  • Black History Month Movie Screening of Just Mercy​​

Events

  • Women’s History Month Event: Women's Nutrition and Wellness

  • Women’s Affinity Group: Class of 2020 Welcome Chocolate Tasting

  • Women’s History Month Event: Women’s Yoga Class

  • Women’s History Month Event: Stress Management — Adapting Ancient Techniques for the Modern World

  • Asian American Bar Association 2020 Annual Dinner​
  • ACLU/NYCLU LGBT Rights Virtual Recept​ion​​​
  • Affinity Groups Game Night