Managing Partner, Bricker & Eckler LLP
Kurt Tunnell has been instrumental in the growth of Bricker & Eckler, opening new offices and establishing a leadership program for young lawyers. Since 2010, he has led the Columbus Bar Association Managing Partner Diversity Initiative and has been recognized by the Hispanic National Bar Association, the Asian Pacific American Bar Association, and the National Diversity Council.
Bricker & Eckler has a history of diversity, with efforts to empower women and minorities in leadership positions, a cross-generational mentoring program, implicit bias training, and alternative work arrangements. Bricker & Eckler was an LCLD Most Active Member Law Firm in 2015 and 2016.
Joined LCLD 2013
Highlights of LCLD Participation
Hosted Leadership Lunch Plus (2017, 2015)
2017: Lisa M. Kathumbi; 2016: Jacqueline S. Mallett; 2015: Joelle C. Khouzam; 2014: Elizabeth Carmona Stock; 2013: Anthony Sharett
1L Scholars Program
2017: Eliza Sayedy; 2016: Eva Cuollo; 2015: Shanita Palmer
Success in Law School Mentoring Program
Mentors provided: 2014
Annual Meeting (2016, 2015, 2014)
Leadership Summit (2017, 2016, 2015)
Member: Kurtis Tunnell
Diversity Professional: Patti Lach
Communications: Jill Rako