CLEVELAND, February 18, 2019 – Mona Ma, Associate with the firm's Commercial and Public Finance practice group, has been selected as a member of the Leadership Council on Legal Diversity (LCLD) 2019 class of Fellows, participating in a landmark program to identify, train, and advance the next generation of leaders in the legal profession.
This program is exactly the type of robust development and engagement opportunity we seek for our associate lawyers, and to increase our firm’s connection to diversity and inclusion principles,” said James Sullivan, Chair of the firm's Associates Committee.
According to LCLD President Robert J. Grey, Jr., the LCLD Fellows Program offers participants “a year-long, in-depth program devoted to relationship-building, in-person training, peer-group projects, and extensive contact with LCLD’s top leadership and the best teachers in the business.”
“I am really excited about this program, and am looking forward to connecting with my fellow participants," Ma said.
Founded in 2009, LCLD is a growing organization of more than 300 corporate chief legal officers and law firm managing partners who are personally committed to creating a more diverse and inclusive legal profession. The LCLD Fellows Program, which has trained more than a 1,600 mid-career attorneys since 2011, is one of LCLD’s most important initiatives.
For more information, visit www.lcldnet.org.