Operating Shareholder, Vedder Price P.C. 

Dana Armagno joined Vedder Price in 1995 and was elected Operating Shareholder in 2021. She also serves on the firm's Executive Committee and its Board of Directors. Prior to assuming a full-time firm management role, Dana was a member of the firm’s Finance and Transactions practice area. 

As part of LCLD's Leaders at the Front initiative, Dana created a Leader's Pledge detailing her personal and organizational commitment to diversity, equity, and inclusion. Read Dana's pledge here.

Diversity initiatives at Vedder Price include Women at Vedder Empowering Success (WAVES) and a diversity scholarship for law students. Vedder Price was also an early signatory to the Chicago Bar Association’s Call to Action on Women’s Leadership and a founding member of the Chicago Committee on Minorities in Large Law Firms. 

Vedder Price was named an LCLD Top Performer in 2022. 

Joined LCLD 2018 

Highlights of LCLD Participation

Fellows Program
Fellows Nominated:
2022: Benjamin Williams; 2021: Andrew Torre; 2020: David Hernandez; 2019: Jeanah Park; 2018: Venu Talanki

Pathfinder Program
Pathfinder Selected:
2022: You You Yang, Wendy Onofre; 2021: Melissa Kopit, Pedro Eraso; 2020: Monique Chase; 2019: Meg Inomata

1L LCLD Scholars Program
Scholars hosted:
2022: Julia Muhsen

Member: Dana Armagno

Diversity Professional: Merisa LimaAndrew Torre, Jeanah Park

Communications: Katherine Miletich