Governor Theodore "Ted" Strickland gives a keynote address at the 2014 ACS National Convention.
Representative Eleanor Holmes Norton gives a keynote address at the 2014 ACS National Convention
Rick A. Palmore receives the ACS Progressive Champion Award at the 2014 ACS National Convention. Palmore, General Mills’ executive vice president, general counsel, chief compliance and risk management officer, and secretary, is a celebrated attorney and corporate leader who has sparked industry-wide attention on the value and importance of a diverse workplace.
This panel explored the possible paths to work in-house,and how to make the most of your career once you get there. Topics of conversation included advice aboutacademic and early practice preparation for in-house work;opportunities for pro bono work in an in-house setting;diversity initiatives and other opportunities to make change from within a corporation; and other timely questions.
Fernando A. Bohorquez, Jr., Partner, BakerHostetler
Lisa Brown, Vice President and General Counsel, Georgetown University
Terrance D. Carroll, Associate General Counsel, SCL Health System
Martha Ann Mazzone, Senior Vice President and Deputy General Counsel, Fidelity Investments
Michael Strautmanis, Vice President of Corporate Citizenship, Walt Disney Company
Peter B. Edelman receives the ACS Progressive Champion Award at the 2014 ACS National Convention. Edelman is a distinguished law professor and director of the Center on Poverty, Inequality, and Public Policy at Georgetown University Law School and a nationally renowned advocate for the nation’s most vulnerable.