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 now share links to your LinkedIn and Twitter profiles by clicking "Update this Profile" on your Fellows Directory page.
2014 Fellow Patrice Jean is now a Partner in the Intellectual Property and Patents practices at Hughes Hubbard & Reed LLP.
2014 Fellow Celina Joachim is now a Partner in the Compensation & Employment Law Practice at Baker & McKenzie LLP.
2011 Fellow Jim Tu was recently promoted to Managing Counsel / Senior Director at McDonald’s Corporation.
COMMUNITY SERVICE ANNOUNCEMENTS
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.
FELLOWS ALUMNI SURVEY: WE NEED YOUR HELP
Feedback from all Fellows Alumni is crucial to improving the Fellows Program and providing further services for Alumni. For every survey completed before July 31, 2015, LCLD will donate $3 to HeadStart. All Fellows Alumni should have received multiple emails about completing this year's survey. If you have not received the survey email, contact Caitlin Puffenberger at firstname.lastname@example.org. Click here to see the results of last year's survey.
LEADERSHIP LUNCH - Philadelphia, PA: August 26, 2015
Registration is now open for Fellows to attend the Philadelphia Leadership Lunch on August 26, 2015 hosted by Dennis Broderick, Executive Vice President and General Counsel of Macy's, and John Soroko, Chariman and Chief Executive Officer of Duane Morris LLP. Please email Stephanie Uzel at email@example.com to register. Fellows will be registered on a first-come, first-served basis (with 2015 Fellows having priority).
2015 FELLOWS MONTHLY CALL & ACCOUNTABILITY PARTNER QUESTION: July 23, 2015 at 4 p.m.
On July 23 at 4 p.m. EST, Fellows will have the opportunity to connect with Ritu Bhasin. The teleconference number is 1-877-294-8214, and the access code is 7717602.
In March, Ritu presented a list of lenses through which we may see the world and through which others may see us. Click here to access her presentation materials.
Connect with your accountability partner to discuss the lens you use most often and how it impacts the way you interact with others. Also discuss the lens through which you think people see you and how you think it impacts your relationships with others.
OHIO FELLOWS GRADUATION HAPPY HOUR - Cincinnati, OH: July 22, 2015
NORTH CAROLINA FELLOWS GRADUATION HAPPY HOUR: Charlotte, NC: July 23, 2015
Join Charlotte Fellows for a graduation happy hour on July 23 at 6 p.m. at Fahrenheit, 222 South Caldwell Street, Charlotte, North Carolina.
MINNEAPOLIS FELLOWS GRADUATION HAPPY HOUR: Minneapolis, MN: July 23, 2015
Join Minnesota Fellows for a graduation happy hour on July 23 at Cowboy Jack's at 126 5th Street North, Minneapolis, MN. Contact 2013 Fellow Christopher Fowlkes at Christopher.Fowlkes@bowmanandbrooke.com with questions.
PHILADELPHIA FELLOWS GRADUATION HAPPY HOUR: Philadelphia, PA: July 28, 2015
Join Philadelphia-area Fellows for a graduation happy hour at City Tap House at Logan Square on July 28, 2015, from 5:30-7:00 p.m. If you plan to attend, please RSVP by July 23 to Theresa Kozlecki at firstname.lastname@example.org.
INDIANA FELLOWS GRADUATION HAPPY HOUR: Indianapolis, IN: July 29, 2015
All Fellows are welcome to attend a celebration for the graduation of 2014 Fellows on July 29 at 5:45 p.m. at The Meridian, 5694 N. Meridian St., Indianapolis, IN 46208. Please RSVP by July 24 to Shiv O'Neill at email@example.com or (317) 237-1413.
NEW YORK FELLOWS COCKTAIL RECEPTION: New York, NY: July 30, 2015
Join New York-area Fellows and Fellows Alumni for a cocktail reception at China Grill, 60 West 53rd St. at 6th Avenue, on July 30 from 6:30-8:30 p.m. Weather permitting, the reception will be held outside. If you plan to attend, please RSVP by July 17 to Rena Andoh at firstname.lastname@example.org and Kersti Hanson at email@example.com. Last minute attendees will still be welcome! Thank you to Sheppard Mullin Richter & Hampton LLP for sponsoring this reception!
EVENTS OF INTEREST
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.
TEXAS MINORITY COUNSEL PROGRAM SAVE-THE-DATE RECEPTIONS - Multiple Texas locations: July 22-October 16, 2015
The Texas Minority Counsel Program (TMCP) invites all LCLD Fellows to this year’s conference and Save-the-Date Receptions in various cities across Texas. TMCP is a client development, networking, and CLE event for diverse attorneys in Texas and across the country. TMCP Save-the-Date Receptions are networking receptions held in major cities throughout Texas during the months leading up to the annual conference. These receptions provide an excellent opportunity to network with local legal professionals while learning more about the TMCP. Click here for the list of upcoming receptions or contact 2015 Fellow Travis Torrence at firstname.lastname@example.org with questions.
Real Estate Associate: Husch Blackwell LLP - Dallas, TX
Corporate Associate: Husch Blackwell LLP - St. Louis, MO
Real Estate Staff Attorney: Buchanan Ingersoll & Rooney PC - Pittsburgh, PA
FDA & Pharmaceuticals Associate: Buchanan Ingersoll & Rooney PC - Newark, NJ
Real Estate Attorney: Buchanan Ingersoll & Rooney PC: Fort Lauderdale and Miami, FL
Consumer Finance Litigation & Compliance Associate; Intellectual Property Associate; Real Estate Associate; Trust & Estates Associate: Akerman LLP - Multiple locations
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Trust and Estates Associate: Lane Powell PC - Seattle, WA
Real Estate Associate: Frost Brown Todd LLC - Louisville, KY
Lending Associate: Frost Brown Todd LLC - Louisville, KY
Employee Benefits Associate: Frost Brown Todd LLC - Louisville, KY
Business Unit Counsel: Boston Scientific Corporation - Marlborough, MA
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Patent Counsel: Boston Scientific Corporation - Marlborough, MA
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Employment Attorney: Gray Plant Mooty - Minneapolis, MN
Labor and Employment Litigation Associate: Lane Powell PC - Portland, OR
Litigation Associate: Greensfelder, Hemker, & Gale, P.C. - St. Louis, MO
Litigation Staff Attorney: Frost Brown Todd LLC - Indianapolis, IN
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 p.m. Eastern Time on Monday will be posted in the Fellows Weekly Announcements released on the following Tuesday.