Meredith Moore, Director, Global Diversity, Weil, Gotshal & Manges LLP, is responsible for overseeing the Firm's diversity initiatives globally including diversity education and training, affinity groups, and supplier diversity programs.
Prior to joining the Firm, Ms. Moore launched the Office for Diversity at the New York City Bar Association. In that capacity, she led the City Bar in its extraordinary accomplishments in highlighting diversity issues and worked with major legal employers (law firms, in-house legal departments and government legal employers) to foster more diverse and inclusive work environments.
Ms. Moore previously served as Director of Research and Information Services at Catalyst, the leading research and advisory organization working with businesses and professions to build inclusive environments and expand opportunities for women at work. During her seven years at Catalyst, Ms. Moore was instrumental in many of Catalyst's significant accomplishments, including the groundbreaking US study, "Women in the Law," and on the global front, a study of female and male leaders in European business and a practical guide for increasing the number of women in global business. Ms. Moore is also a specialist on workplace flexibility and mentoring.
Ms. Moore is currently an adjunct assistant professor at New York University's Wagner School and was previously adjunct professor at Columbia University's School of International and Public Affairs. She received her master’s in Public Policy and Administration from the School of International and Public Affairs at Columbia University and her Bachelor of Arts in Political Science from the State University of New York College at Geneseo.