Murtha Cullina Managing Partner Elizabeth Stewart Named to Lex Mundi Committee
June 28, 2013
HARTFORD, CT (June 28, 2013)…Murtha Cullina LLP Managing Partner Elizabeth J. Stewart was recently named Regional Vice Chair of Lex Mundi’s Managing Partners Committee. Murtha Cullina is the exclusive member firm in Connecticut for Lex Mundi.
In her role with the committee, Ms. Stewart will partake in maintaining and building a professional network of Lex Mundi firm managing partners through the planning of annual conferences and the sharing of industry best practices. To date, Ms. Stewart has organized a peer group of Lex Mundi managing partners from Connecticut, Delaware, Michigan, Minnesota, Ohio and Wisconsin to discuss challenges in the leading of law firms.
Lex Mundi’s Executive Committee approved Ms. Stewart’s nomination at a June 27th Managing Partners Committee leaders meeting held in New York.
The Managing Partners Committee provides a means by which Lex Mundi member firm managing partners can organize and network with one another and share new ideas and information. It allows members firms to seek ways to work together to enhance client service and expand referrals. The committee provides the benefits of allowing members to address issues in their respective leadership roles, develop strategies and strengthen relationships among Lex Mundi firms and their clients.
Ms. Stewart has been managing partner of Murtha Cullina since 2009. She also practices as a trial lawyer, principally handing policyholder-side insurance coverage and complex commercial litigation. She is a member of the Insurance Coverage Litigation Committee of the American Bar Association and the Executive Committee of the Insurance Section of the Connecticut Bar Association.
About Lex Mundi
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About Murtha Cullina LLP
With more than 115 attorneys in six offices throughout Connecticut and Massachusetts, Murtha Cullina LLP offers a full range of legal services to meet the local, regional and national needs of our clients. Our practice encompasses litigation, regulatory and transactional representation of businesses, governmental units, non-profit organizations and individuals. Core practice areas include litigation, labor and employment, bankruptcy and creditors’ rights, construction, energy, health care, trusts and estates, affordable housing, real estate, land use and retail and hospitality.
Murtha Cullina is the exclusive member firm in Connecticut for Lex Mundi – the world’s leading network of independent law firms with in-depth experience in 100+ countries worldwide; and the exclusive Connecticut member firm of State Law Resources, an international network of independent law firms. Visit www.murthalaw.com.
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