Akin Gump Named a National Finalist for MCCA’s Thomas L. Sager Award

(Washington, D.C.) – Akin Gump is pleased to announce it has been named a national finalist for the 2020 Thomas L. Sager Award.

Presented by the Minority Corporate Counsel Association (MCCA), the award recognizes law firms with greater than 500 lawyers “that champion a more diverse and inclusive workforce and have demonstrated a sustained commitment to improving the hiring, retention and promotion of diverse attorneys.” It is named after former DuPont senior vice president and general counsel Thomas L. Sager, a widely-respected leader in diversity.

Akin Gump last won the national Sager Award in 2017, was a finalist in 2016, and has been named a winner of four regional Sager Awards as well. This year’s winner will be announced at the MCCA’s virtual Diversity Gala on October 28.

Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP is a leading international law firm with more than 900 lawyers and advisors in offices throughout the United States, Europe, Asia and the Middle East. Founded in 1945, the firm is proudly celebrating its 75th anniversary in 2020. #AkinGump75

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