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04 Oct, 2012, 13:43 ET NAMWOLF names new CEO and General Counsel

The National Association of Minority and Women Owned Law Firms (NAMWOLF) announced today that it has named David Askew as Chief Executive Officer...


06 Jun, 2012, 10:46 ET NAMWOLF launches search for new executive director

The National Association of Minority and Women Owned Law Firms (NAMWOLF) announced today that it has launched a nationwide search for a new...


22 Feb, 2011, 10:17 ET Inclusion Initiative Exceeds $30 Million First Year Commitment to Minority and Women Owned Law Firms

Members of the Inclusion Initiative spent $42.6 million with minority and women owned law firms last year – $12.6 million above the $30...


06 Oct, 2010, 15:11 ET Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation Receives Prestigious Diversity Award

The Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation (FDIC) has been named the 2010 winner of the Trailblazer Award by the National Association of Minority...


04 Oct, 2010, 15:21 ET NAMWOLF Names Executive Director

The National Association of Minority and Women Owned Law Firms (NAMWOLF) announced today it has named Jason L. Brown as Executive Director and...


29 Sep, 2010, 13:14 ET Senator Robert Menendez and Congresswoman Maxine Waters Receive Prestigious Social Justice and Equality Award

U.S. Senator Robert Menendez (New Jersey) and Congresswoman Maxine Waters (California) have been named the 2010 winners of the Social Justice and...


29 Sep, 2010, 12:51 ET NAMWOLF Celebrates Significant Growth as Representative of Minority and Women Owned Law Firms Nationwide

The National Association of Minority and Women Owned Law Firms (NAMWOLF) announced today that it has added ten new members to its roster of...


29 Sep, 2010, 12:51 ET Corporations to Exceed Commitment to Minority and Women Owned Law Firms

The Inclusion Initiative is on track to exceed its goal of spending $30 million with minority and women owned (MWBE) law firms in 2010, it was...


29 Sep, 2010, 12:44 ET Shell Oil Company Takes Steps to Increase Utilization of Minority and Women Owned Law Firms

The National Association of Minority and Women Owned Law Firms (NAMWOLF) announced today that Shell Oil Company has become a member of NAMWOLF'S...


27 Sep, 2010, 12:00 ET Prudential Financial Receives Major Diversity Achievement Award

Prudential Financial has been named the 2010 winner of the Diversity Initiative Achievement Award by the National Association of Minority and Women...


27 Sep, 2010, 11:53 ET Accenture Deputy Legal Counsel Honored for Outstanding Law Firm Diversity Efforts

Joel Stern, deputy general counsel, at Accenture, will receive the 2010 Award for Outstanding Service by an Advisory Council Member from the...


27 Sep, 2010, 11:44 ET NAMWOLF Launches Drive to Increase Diversity in Intellectual Property Law

The National Association of Minority and Women Owned Law Firms (NAMWOLF) announced today it has launched an initiative to increase corporate...


27 Sep, 2010, 11:40 ET SEC Commissioner to Keynote NAMWOLF Annual Meeting

The National Association of Minority and Women Owned Law Firms (NAMWOLF) announced today that Securities and Exchange Commissioner Luis A. Aguilar...


09 Aug, 2010, 10:20 ET Minority and Women Owned Law Firm Conference Convenes in Washington D.C. October 3-6, 2010

Conducting corporate investigations, intellectual property due diligence in mergers and acquisitions, and legal ethics in the electronic age will...


09 Mar, 2010, 11:18 ET Organization Representing Minority and Women Owned Law Firms Praises $30 Million Corporate Commitment

The National Association of Minority and Women Owned Law Firms (NAMWOLF) today congratulated 11 major corporations on their successful launch of...


15 Sep, 2009, 09:27 ET Minority and Women Owned Law Firm Conference to Convene In Chicago on October 5-7, 2009

Attorneys from in-house legal departments and minority and women owned law firms nationwide will soon gather in Chicago to discuss issues such as...


15 Sep, 2009, 09:19 ET American Airlines Receives Major Diversity Achievement Award

American Airlines has been named the 2009 winner of the Diversity Initiative Achievement Award by the National Association of Minority and...


15 Sep, 2009, 09:18 ET Wal-Mart Legal Counsel Honored for Outstanding Law Firm Diversity Efforts

Joseph K. West, Associate General Counsel - Outside Counsel Management at Wal-Mart, will receive the 2009 Award for Outstanding Service by an...