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Fighting for Diversity: E. Lynn Grayson Says She Can't Do It Alone

ELynnGrayson.jpg"I'm not sure one person without support can do much, but one person with a lot of like-minded friends can make a difference," says E. Lynn Grayson, a partner at Jenner & Block in Chicago, who recently received the Illinois State Bar Association's 2012 Diversity Leadership Award. Grayson is recognized as one of the top environmental lawyers in the country and has worked throughout her 26-year career to bolster women and other historically disadvantaged groups in the legal profession. But, she says, all the credit shouldn't go to her.