Managing Partner, Eversheds Sutherland


Mark Wasserman became Managing Partner in 2005 and is the Co-Chief Executive Officer of Eversheds Sutherland Limited. He also serves on the Board of Directors of Equal Justice Works and is Co-Chair of the Atlanta Legal Aid Society Capital Campaign. In 2016, Mark participated in the Women in Law Hackathon at Stanford University.

Diversity at Eversheds Sutherland includes employee networks, a Scholars program for diverse law students, and “Unlocked,” a program that provides outreach and mentoring to students from underrepresented groups. The firm has also been named a top-100 firm for minority attorneys and a “Best Place to Work” for LGBT equality. 

Joined LCLD 2009

Highlights of LCLD Participation

Fellows Program

Fellows nominated: 
2020: Issa J. Hanna; 2017: Meghana Shah; 2016: Lino Mendiola; 2015: Vanessa A. Scott; 2014: Jaliya S. Faulkner; 2013: Juan C. Garcia; 2012: Thomas Bundy, III

Pathfinder Program
Pathfinders selected:
2020: Maritza Badio; 2019: Ingrid Messebauer; 2017: Dwaune L. Dupree; 2016: Shelley Wong 

1L LCLD Scholars Program
Scholars hosted:
2021: Julia Davidson, Jerica Banks; 2020: Daven Douglas; 2019: Kailyn Coots; 2018: Paul Kim; 2017: James Rha; 2015: Roshani H. Chokshi; 2014: Miriam Archibong; 2013: Emerson Girardeau; 2012: Nicole Escobar 

Success in Law School Mentoring Program
Mentors provided: 2020, 2019, 2017, 2015, 2014

Annual Meeting (2018, 2017, 2014)


Member: Mark Wasserman

Diversity Professionals: Vanessa Scott, Darwin Conner, Minutha Parker, DeShayla Wright

Communications: Kevin McKearney