Chief Diversity Partner Leslie Minier was recognized by Savoy Magazine on its list of Most Influential Executives in Diversity & Inclusion. The list features executives who are creating positive change in their roles by spearheading diversity, equity, and inclusion initiatives for some of the world's most prominent organizations.

Savoy noted that Leslie, in addition to her Corporate practice, is the founder of Katten's Diversity Committee and "has led the firm to wide recognition throughout the legal industry for its diversity and inclusion efforts." She also is committed to public service and held leadership positions with a number of organizations, including the National Association of Women Lawyers, Chicago Committee on Minorities in Large Law Firms, Chicago United, Chicago Bar Association Alliance for Women, and the Joffrey Ballet.

Savoy has previously recognized Leslie as one of the Most Influential Black Lawyers and Most Influential Women in Corporate America.

"2023 Most Influential Executives in Diversity & Inclusion: Leslie Minier," Savoy Magazine, Spring 2023