WASHINGTON (Thursday, March 29, 2012) – Sutherland Asbill & Brennan LLP Partner Thomas R. Bundy, III has been selected for the 2012 Fellows Program of the Leadership Council on Legal Diversity (LCLD), a national organization made up of top legal professionals. Mr. Bundy joins a class of 134 attorneys from around the country who have been named LCLD Fellows for 2012.
This unique program is designed to connect high-potential attorneys with general counsel and managing partners from preeminent organizations for year-long professional development focusing on relationship-building and leadership skills. The program employs a range of training methods and offers Fellows the opportunity to learn from top leaders in the legal field.
"Thomas perfectly exemplifies the characteristics sought for the LCLD Fellows Program," said Sutherland Chief Diversity Officer James L. Henderson, III. "He is widely respected within the firm and among clients. He demonstrates a high level of initiative and serves as a mentor for associates. Thomas is well-deserving of this honor, and we are proud of him."
Mr. Bundy is a member of Sutherland’s Litigation Practice Group and regularly represents Fortune 500 companies across the country in numerous trials, arbitrations and alternative forms of dispute resolution. Mr. Bundy is also a founding member of Sutherland’s Diverse Attorney Working Group, a firm-sponsored group focused on fostering business development opportunities for the firm’s diverse senior associates, counsel and partners.
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