WELCOME TO THE FELLOWS WEEKLY ANNOUNCEMENTS
Email announcements are sent to Fellows every Tuesday afternoon and feature program news and information, professional opportunities, and alerts of upcoming events to help you get the most out of your participation in the LCLD Fellows Program. These announcements will be archived on the website.
Questions? Please email Stephanie Uzel.
Did You Know?
You can have lunch with a Fellow in any major city in the country. Before you travel, just use the program map to locate and contact nearby Fellows.
2015 Fellow Sergio F. Oehninger of Hunton & Williams LLP recently presented a webinar focused on developments in the area of “Cross-Border Insurance Coverage Issues for Policyholders Doing Business in U.S. and Latin America.” The webinar was part of a series on Latin America presented by Hunton & Williams and supported by the Spain-U.S. Chamber of Commerce, Latinvex, and the Brazilian American Chamber of Commerce.
2013 Fellow Heather Hubbard has released a free video series on improving lawyer satisfaction: can lawyers be successful and happy? To watch the videos (they're only available this week), click here to sign up.
2012 Fellow Chad Walker is now Vice President, General Counsel & Corporate Secretary at Morton Salt, Inc.
COMMUNITY SERVICE ANNOUNCEMENTS
2014 Fellow Joseph Hanna is the Founder and President of a not-for-profit, Bunkers in Baghdad, which collects and ships new and used golf balls, clubs, and equipment to American troops in 32 countries around the world. They also supply golf equipment to Wounded Warriors programs around the country to aid in the rehabilitation of injured veterans.
We would love to hear more from you about your volunteer activities in your community. Please send a summary of your efforts to 2012 Fellow Jin Liu at firstname.lastname@example.org and Stephanie Uzel at email@example.com.
FOURTH ANNUAL FELLOWS ALUMNI CONFERENCE
The Fourth Annual LCLD Fellows Alumni Conference will be held Thursday, June 11, through Sunday, June 14, 2015, at the Hotel Monteleone in New Orleans, Louisiana. Click here to register and click here to view the full agenda!
If you have questions, please contact Courtney Nolde.
LEADERSHIP LUNCH - Chicago, IL: June 16, 2015
Registration is now open for Fellows to attend the Chicago Leadership Lunch on June 16, 2015. The lunch will be hosted by Greg Jordan, General Counsel and Head of Regulatory Government Affairs, PNC Financial Services Group, Inc., and Vincent Sergi, Chairman of Katten Muchin Rosenman LLP. Please email Stephanie Uzel at firstname.lastname@example.org to register. Fellows will be registered on a first-come, first-served basis (with 2015 Fellows having priority).
BOSTON FELLOWS HAPPY HOUR - Boston, MA: May 26, 2015
Fellows are invited to reconnect over happy hour on Tuesday, May 26, 2015, from 5-7 p.m. at Stephi's in Southie, 130 Dorchester Ave., Boston, MA 02127. Get in touch with Ron Sia at email@example.com if you have any questions.
MIDWEST FELLOWS SPRING HAPPY HOUR - Chicago, IL: May 28, 2015
Fellows are invited to meet for drinks and hors d’oeuvres on Thursday, May 28th from 5:30 to 8:00 p.m., compliments of Stout Risius Ross, a premier global financial advisory firm specializing in Investment Banking, Valuation & Financial Opinions, and Dispute Advisory & Forensic Services. The happy hour celebration will take place at the rooftop bar of the Loews Hotel (Streeterville Social) located at 455 North Park Drive, Chicago, IL 60611. Kindly RSVP no later than May 25 to 2013 Fellow Luke Yang at firstname.lastname@example.org.
ATLANTA FELLOWS HAPPY HOUR - Atlanta, GA: June 10, 2015
2015 Fellows in Atlanta have planned a happy hour on June 10 at 6:30 p.m. at JCT Kitchen’s upstairs bar. All Fellows are welcome. Please contact Komal Patel at Komal_Patel@homedepot.com with questions.
LCLD is looking for Fellows to participate in Compass Conversations for the LCLD Pathfinder Pilot Program. These small group gatherings will focus on Fellows' personal experiences and professional development advice, and provide a meaningful opportunity for Pathfinders to network with emerging leaders in the profession. Please contact Lori Lorenzo at email@example.com if you are interested in participating.
Law firm Fellows needed in the following cities:
- Chicago, IL
- New York, NY
- Oakland / San Francisco, CA
- Las Vegas, NV
- Boston, MA
- New Orleans, LA
In-house Fellows needed in the following cities:
- Cincinnati, OH
EVENTS OF INTEREST
THE STATE OF THE ASIAN AMERICAN ATTORNEY IN CHICAGO LAW FIRMS - Chicago, IL: June 3, 2015
In celebration of Asian-Pacific American Heritage Month, a panel of attorneys will be discussing the state of the Asian American attorney in Chicago on Wednesday, June 3 from 6:30 to 9 p.m. Panelists include 2015 Fellow Devan Popat and 2013 Fellow Jason DeJonker. Click here for more information.
NEW YORK CITY BAR ASSOCIATION DIVERSITY AND INCLUSION CELEBRATION AND CLE - New York, NY: June 8 & 11, 2015
The New York City Bar Association is hosting its first Diversity and Inclusion CLE on Monday, June 8, featuring the Managing Partners Forum & General Counsels Forum, workshops on retention and sponsorship presentations by Verna Myers, Ritu Bhasin, and Kenji Yoshino, and more. On June 11, they are also hosting a Diversity and Inclusion Celebration Dinner. Click here for more information.
BUNKERS IN BAGHDAD 6TH ANNUAL BENEFIT - Chicago, IL: June 18, 2015
Any Fellows who are attending the Chart Your Own Course Family Gathering in July, please contact Yvette Gatling at YGatling@littler.com if you would like to meet while in Martha’s Vineyard.
Staff Counsel: United Neighborhood Organization of Chicago - Chicago, IL
IP Staff Attorney: Hunton & Williams LLP - Richmond, VA or Atlanta, GA
Click here for the full job description. Please visit https://www.huntoncareers.com/ to apply. Questions about the position can be directed to Carolyn Holman, Senior Administrator of Lawyer Recruiting and Development, at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Labor and Employment Attorney: Frost Brown Todd LLC - Louisville, KY
Bankruptcy Attorney: Frost Brown Todd LLC - Multiple offices
Lending Associate: Frost Brown Todd LLC - Louisville, KY
Real Estate Associate: Frost Brown Todd LLC - Louisville, KY
Corporate Attorney: Lane Powell PC - Seattle, WA
Corporate Finance Associate: Buchanan Ingersoll & Rooney PC - Philadelphia, PA
Click here for the full job description. Questions about the position can be directed to:
Donna J. Nolan
Manager of Attorney Recruiting
Two Liberty Place
50 S. 16th St., Suite 3200
Philadelphia, PA 19102-2555
Complex Litigation Associate: Lane Powell PC - Seattle, WA
Litigation Associate: Frost Brown Todd LLC - Columbus, OH
Corporate Associate: Gray Plant Mooty - Minneapolis, MN
Transactional Associate: Gray Plant Mooty - Washington, D.C.
Litigation Associate: Gray Plant Mooty - Washington, D.C.
Corporate Patent Counsel: Harley-Davidson Motor Company - Wauwatosa, WI
Employee Benefits Associate: Frost Brown Todd LLC - Multiple locations
Labor & Employment Associate: Fisher & Phillips LLP - Boston, MA
Employment Litigation Associate: Fisher & Phillips LLP - Orlando, FL
Employment Litigation Associate: Fisher & Phillips LLP - Dallas, TX
Associate, Employee Benefits: Troutman Sanders LLP - Multiple offices
Employment "Special Counsel": Gray Plant Mooty - Minneapolis, MN
Click here for the full job description. Questions and/or completed applications can be sent to:
Attorney Recruiting & Development Coordinator
Gray Plant Mooty
80 South Eighth St.
500 IDS Center
Minneapolis, MN 55402
POSTING OF JOB OPPORTUNITIES IN THE FELLOWS WEEKLY ANNOUNCEMENTS
1. Title and location of the position
2. Contact information of individual to contact with additional questions about the position
3. PDF of the job description
Job Opportunities will remain in the Fellows Weekly Announcements for four consecutive weeks and then be removed (unless otherwise requested). There is no cost for posting. Opportunities received in accordance with the policy prior to 5:00 p.m. Eastern Time on Monday will be posted in the Fellows Weekly Announcements released on the following Tuesday.