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Long Selected as a Fellow for the Leadership Council on Legal Diversity for 2014

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Lane Powell Shareholder Jill R. Long has been selected to serve as a member of the Leadership Council on Legal Diversity’s (“LCLD”) class of fellows for 2014. This landmark program was created to identify, train and advance the next generation of leaders in the legal profession.

“Our fellows program is a unique learning experience designed to empower a new generation of lawyers,” said LCLD Chair and Executive Vice President Brad Smith. “These talented individuals have been singled out for leadership by their organizations, and represent a broad spectrum of backgrounds that are as diverse as the country they serve.”

Founded in 2009, the LCLD is a growing organization of more than 200 corporate chief legal officers and law firm managing partners dedicated to creating a truly diverse legal profession. Its goal is to help its member organizations find, hire, retain, promote and engage the best talent. For more information, visit the LCLD website.