Akin Gump’s Wellness Program Recognized by American Heart Association

(Washington, D.C.) – Akin Gump is pleased to announce that its employee wellness program, “Be Well,” has been recognized by the American Heart Association (AHA) for its holistic well-being efforts. The firm received a Silver Workplace Health Achievement recognition for taking significant steps to build a culture of health in the workplace.

Akin Gump’s holistic Be Well program was launched in 2016 in support of a long-term commitment to each employee’s individual physical, emotional and financial well-being. It provides tools, resources and activities to support a healthy, productive and balanced life, providing incentives as certain achievements are met.

The AHA’s Workplace Health Achievement Index rates organizations on several categories of organizational best practices, including leadership, engagement and programs as well as on an objective, unbiased science-based assessment of overall workplace heart health.

Founded in 1945, Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP is a leading international law firm with more than 900 lawyers in offices throughout the United States, Europe, Asia and the Middle East.

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