November 5, 2014 - Murtha Cullina LLP Becomes New Host for the Lawyers Collaborative for Diversity
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HARTFORD, CT (November 5, 2014)…Murtha Cullina LLP is thrilled to welcome the Lawyers Collaborative for Diversity (LCD) to the firm's Hartford office. Every two years, LCD’s headquarters has the opportunity to be located in the offices of one of their member law firms.
LCD’s mission is to support the efforts of their members in making Connecticut a more attractive place for attorneys of color to practice law and find satisfying professional opportunities. Over the next two years, LCD and Murtha Cullina hope to develop exciting new initiatives to advance services to its members and the firm's diversity agenda.
"Murtha Cullina is very pleased to host LCD in our Hartford office," said Thomas S. Vangel, Chair of Murtha Cullina’s Diversity Committee. ”LCD’s presence will help strengthen our firm’s commitment to advancing diversity.”
"By hosting us, Murtha Cullina lends LCD physical space, operational support, and a commitment to our collaborative mission” said LCD Executive Director Carolyn Golden Hebsgaard, “this allows us to continue providing much needed support to advance diversity in Connecticut’s legal community.”
About Murtha Cullina LLP
With more than 100 attorneys in five 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, insurance recovery, 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. For more information, visit www.murthalaw.com.
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