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Mentors Needed for Law School Mentoring Program

Register now to become an LCLD Mentor for a diverse, first-year law student during the 2016-2017 academic year. All attorneys at LCLD Member organizations are eligible to become a Mentor.

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Meet Rebecca Woods

2015 Fellow Rebecca Woods is an avid runner and cyclist, lover of New York pizza, and Partner in the Litigation Department at Seyfarth Shaw LLP. She is Co-Chair of the firm’s national Commercial Litigation Practice Group and serves on the Lawyer Development Committee, where she advises four associates. Rebecca recently moved to Atlanta with her wife, son, and four pets to take on more leadership roles at the firm.

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Gatling and Khan Share the Second Rick Palmore Award

The second annual Rick Palmore LCLD Fellows Alumni Award was presented to 2012 Fellow Yvette V. Gatling, Shareholder at Littler Mendelson, P.C., and 2011 Fellow Kamran Q. Khan, Assistant General Counsel at Altria Client Services, Inc., by the LCLD Fellows Alumni Executive Council at the Fifth Annual LCLD Fellows Alumni Conference on June 24, 2016.

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Fellows Explore the Future of Banking at PNC

PNC executives discussed the intersection of diversity and talent development with LCLD Fellows during a Learning Experience at PNC's new headquarters in Pittsburgh.

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