Crain’s New York Business – 2023 Notable Women in Law
Herrick is proud to announce that Carolyn R. Caufield, chair of Herrick's Private Clients Department, was named to Crain's New York Business 2023 Notable Women in Law. In this list of 100 notable lawyers, Crain's recognized "leading female attorneys in New York who are furthering justice and keeping the cogs of commerce spinning." In choosing honorees, Crain's "looked for individuals who have performed consequential legal or pro bono work, served as mentors, promoted inclusivity and assumed leadership roles in civic or philanthropic endeavors."
In selecting Carolyn, Crain's noted that she "prioritizes maintaining a culture of inclusivity and transparency" and "mentors staff by providing counseling and encouraging team feedback via monthly departmental meetings." She was "primarily responsible for moving her entire team to Herrick after spending more than 30 years at her previous firm, seemlessly transitioning the group and bringing her clients an array of new offerings." Crain's also recognized Carolyn's contributions in helping to fund education, health and the arts by serving as vice president of the EHA Foundation.