Welcome New Board Members!


The Chicago Committee is pleased to announce that we added twelve new board members! Our Board of Directors welcomed four new members: Mercedes Hill of Jenner & Block, Pamela Kain of General Electric, Michael Martinez of K&L Gates, and Pravin … Continued

Peter Ellis Elected as Member of Reed Smith’s Executive Committee


REED SMITH ANNOUNCES 2015 EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE MEMBERS  ELLIS, PEDRETTI REPRESENTATIVES IN CHICAGO AND NEW YORK, RESPECTIVELY TORIAN, FIXED-SHARE PARTNER OBSERVER (New York City, December 4, 2014) – Reed Smith LLP today announced the election of two new At-Large Representatives and … Continued

Minority Powerbrokers Q&A: McDermott’s Brent Hawkins


Law360, New York (December 02, 2014, 11:28 AM ET) — Brent A. Hawkins is a Chicago-based partner in the intellectual property litigation practice at McDermott Will & Emery LLP, where he serves as co-chairman of the firm’s racial & ethnic … Continued