Jackson Kelly PLLC Names Kristin White as Leadership Council on Legal Diversity Fellow
March 5, 2018
Jackson Kelly has chosen Kristin White to be a member of the 2018 class of Fellows, participating in a landmark program created by the Leadership Council on Legal Diversity (LCLD) to identify, train, and advance the next generation of leaders in the legal profession.
“This is a singular honor for Kristin,” said Ellen Cappellanti, Managing Member. “She joins a select group of experienced attorneys from diverse backgrounds who have been recognized for their potential as leaders in their organizations.”
White is a Member based in the firm’s Denver, Colorado office, where she practices in the areas of workplace safety and employment law. She counsels and defends clients in all types of workplace matters and regularly acts as crisis management counsel for employers in all industry sectors. White holds a law degree from the University of Tulsa College of Law and a Bachelor of Arts degree from the University of Kansas.
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.”
Founded in 2009, LCLD is a growing organization of more than 285 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 thousand mid-career attorneys since 2011, is one of LCLD’s most important initiatives. For more information, visit www.lcldnet.org.
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