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?
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2014 Fellow Kassandra McLaughlin is now Partner at Bell Nunnally & Martin LLP.
2014 Fellow Chrissy Roussell is now Counsel at Davis Wright Tremaine LLP.
2012 Fellow Omar Alaniz was promoted to Partner at Baker Botts LLP.
2011 Fellow Terence Rozier-Byrd was promoted to Partner at Baker Botts LLP.
A group of Fellows and Alumni gathered during Walmart's "Walmart Ready" conference in Bentonville last week. Click here to see a photo.
Keep up with other news in the LCLD community through the LCLD Weekly News Digest.
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.
LEADERSHIP LUNCH - Boston, MA: Dec. 17, 2015
Registration remains open for the Boston Leadership Lunch on December 17, hosted by Peter Devlin, President and Chief Executive Officer at Fish & Richardson P.C., and Tim Pratt, Executive Vice President, Chief Administrative Officer, General Counsel and Secretary of Boston Scientific Corporation. Please email Stephanie Uzel at firstname.lastname@example.org to register.
LEADERSHIP LUNCH - Newark, NJ: Dec. 7, 2015
Registration remains open for the Newark Leadership Lunch on December 7, hosted by Maureen Brundage, Executive Vice President, General Counsel and Chief Ethics Officer of The Chubb Corporation, and Patrick Dunican, Jr., Chairman and Managing Director of Gibbons P.C. Please email Stephanie Uzel at email@example.com to register.
PLEASE HELP US DURING THE SEASON OF GIVING . . .
The LCLD Fellows Program has the greatest pool of legal talent EVER. Please consider sharing your mad skills with us . . . help us shape the future of the Pathfinder and Fellows programs in Chicago on Friday, December 11, from 10 - 11:30 a.m. (Pathfinder) and/or Friday, January 15, from 10 - 11:30 a.m. (Fellows).
If you are interested in attending our brainstorming session (emphasis on brain), please email Stella Askin at firstname.lastname@example.org. Sadly, LCLD will not be able to offer reimbursement for travel (and a conference call option is not available). However, we are taking candy requests and will owe you big time.
LCLD PROGRAM DEVELOPMENT COMMITTEE
The LCLD Program Development Committee's mission is to increase Fellows' interaction with other LCLD program participants and among each other, by organizing networking events and substantive programming. These events play an important role in keeping the LCLD family together. Over the next year, you will receive emails from the committee asking for volunteers to lead and plan the following events:
• Holiday Season get-together in December 2015
• Regional Roundtable in your city with a General Counsel or Managing Partner in February 2016
• Graduation Happy Hour for the 2015 Fellows in April 2016
• 1L Scholars Program Networking Event in June 2016
• Leadership Lunch Happy Hours throughout the program year
LOS ANGELES FELLOWS HAPPY HOUR: Dec. 9, 2015
Join the Los Angeles-area Fellows for a Happy Hour on December 9, 2015, at 5:30 p.m., at the Blue Cow, located at 350 S. Grand Ave, in Los Angeles. Parking will be validated in the California Plaza (the location of the Blue Cow). Munger, Tolles & Olson LLP will be sponsoring food and drinks. To RSVP, please email 2015 Fellow Martin Estrada at Martin.Estrada@mto.com and Jennifer Ganesh at Jennifer.Ganesh@mto.com.
MIDWEST FELLOWS ANNUAL TOY DRIVE: Dec. 14, 2015
The ability to pay it forward and impact the lives of the less fortunate is a key tenet of being an LCLD Fellows. In that spirit, Midwest Fellows are asking individuals and/or their firms to provide Target gift cards or toys for children in need at the Lydia Home. Gift cards/toys will be collected at a holiday event for Fellows on December 10 (details to come) or they can be dropped off at the Lydia Home at 4300 W. Irving Park Rd., Chicago, IL 60641 by December 14. If you are interested, email email@example.com and firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.
MINNESOTA FELLOWS & PATHFINDERS HAPPY HOUR: Dec. 17, 2015
Fellows and Pathfinders in the Minnesota area are invited to meet for a happy hour on Thursday, December 17, at 6 p.m. at the bar at Seven, located in downtown Minneapolis at 700 Hennepin Ave. Please RSVP to 2013 Fellow Caryn Boisen at email@example.com.
EVENTS OF INTEREST
CORPORATE COUNSEL INTENSIVE INSTITUTE - Boulder, CO: Jan. 4 - 8, 2016
The University of Colorado Law School will host the second Corporate Counsel Intensive Institute (CCII) Jan. 4-8, 2015 in Boulder, Colorado. CCII is an intensive one-week course designed to immerse prospective or new in-house counsel in the best practices of being an effective and strategic in-house counsel. Two LCLD Members are leading the course: Susan Blount and Mark Roellig. Please click here for more information.
Estate Planning Partner: Frost Brown Todd LLC - Lexington, KY
Senior Counsel: Macy's, Inc. - Cincinnati, OH
Assistant General Counsel - P&C Legal Product: Nationwide Mutual Insurance Company - Columbus, OH, or Des Moines, IA
Technology / Digital Attorney: McDonald’s Corporation - Oak Brook, IL
Deputy Chief Legal Officer: Jennison Law Department, Prudential - New York, NY
VP & Chief Legal Officer, Group Insurance: Prudential - Roseland, NJ
VP, Chief Counsel, Individual Life & Annuities: Prudential - Newark, NJ
VP, Chief Legal Officer, Individual Life Insurance: Prudential - Newark, NJ
VP, Corporate Counsel, Retirement Law: Prudential - Iselin, NJ
VP, Corporate Counsel: Prudential - Newark, NJ
Patent Technical Specialist: Dentons US - San Diego, CA
Bankruptcy Attorney: Bank of America Corporation - Multiple locations
Senior Corporate Counsel, Regulatory: Target Corp. - Minneapolis, MN
Assistant General Counsel: National Tobacco Company - Louisville, KY
Corporate Counsel, Transactions: Target Corp. - Minneapolis, MN
Senior Counsel - Employment Practice Group: The PNC Financial Services Group, Inc. - Pittsburgh, PA
Click here for the full job description.
To see listings for Associate and other positions, click here.
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. You may request one posting renewal for an additional four weeks. 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. Please note that Associate and lower-level positions are now posted in a separate, linked document.