Chair & Chief Executive Partner, Morrison & Foerster LLP
Before becoming chair, Larren Nashelsky’s practice focused on business restructuring and insolvency. He has been named a leading bankruptcy lawyer by Chambers USA and recognized by The Legal 500, Best Lawyers, and the National Law Journal.
Morrison & Foerster has a variety of diversity initiatives for minority, women, and LGBT lawyers. Their efforts include affinity groups and a 1L Diversity Fellowship Program. They were named a top-10 firm for diversity by The America Lawyer and one of the most “enlightened employers” by a top LGBT news magazine.
Joined LCLD 2009
Highlights of LCLD Participation
1L LCLD Scholars Program
2018: Michael Machado; 2017: Harris Durrani; 2015: Ingrid Pollette Rodriguez; 2014: Shandy Pinkowski; 2013: Terron Ferguson, Christopher Urruela-Stauss; 2012: Marissa J. Coleman, Leilani Lipa, Dante Roldan
Success in Law School Mentoring Program
Mentors provided: 2016, 2015
Member: Larren Nashelsky
Diversity Professional: Natalie Kernisant
Communications: Angela Petros