Our friend and colleague, Harold Baer, passed away on Tuesday at Stony Brook Hospital, following an accidental fall over the weekend at his home on Fire Island. From before his earliest law school days, Judge Baer was committed to fairness and new opportunities for the disadvantaged in our society,
Former U.S. 6th Circuit Court of Appeals Judge Cornelia Groefsema Kennedy, a legal pioneer who was the first female judge appointed to the federal court bench in Detroit and the first female chief judge of any U.S. District Court, died Monday, May 12, 2014 at her Grosse Pointe Woods home. She was 9
Kilpatrick Townsend & Stockton named Audra Dial the new managing partner of the firm’s Atlanta office. Ms. Dial, who becomes the first woman to lead the Atlanta office, succeeds Wab Kadaba who served as Atlanta’s managing partner for three years. Mr. Kadaba, who is now serving as Chair of Kilpa
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Sky Analytics, a provider of legal spend management software for corporate legal departments, released a gender study based on actual billings from law firms. The study casts light on stark inequalities between men and women in the legal profession.