Bloomberg Law
Dec. 15, 2020, 11:01 AM

The Black General Counsel Project: Albertsons’ Juliette Pryor

Ruiqi Chen
Ruiqi Chen

Juliette Pryor, executive vice president and general counsel of supermarket chain Albertsons Companies, Inc., wants firms to improve at elevating diverse lawyers to relationship partner roles, a key factor in giving these attorneys more clout.

Pryor said in a recent Bloomberg Law survey that when outside firms over her career have offered up a new relationship partner, they don’t put forward diverse lawyers.

“In every instance where I’ve had the opportunity to have a relationship partner who is female, LGBTQ+, Black, or another person of color, I sought it out. Always. I challenge firms to change that practice,” Pryor ...

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