Jaisohn Im, Dallas Woodrum, Kendrea Tannis Selected As LCLD Fellows

(Washington, D.C.) – Akin Gump is proud to announce that corporate partner Jaisohn Im, international trade associate Dallas Woodrum and litigation associate Kendrea Tannis will be members of the 2018 class of Leadership Council on Legal Diversity (LCLD) Fellows, participating in a landmark program created by LCLD to identify, train and advance the next generation of leaders in the legal profession.

According to the organization, the LCLD Fellows Program offers participants “a year-long, in-depth program devoted to relationship-building, in-person training, peer-group projects, and extensive contact with LCLD’s top leadership and the best teachers in the business.”

Founded in 2009, LCLD is an organization of more than 285 corporate chief legal officers and law firm managing partners committed to creating a more diverse and inclusive legal profession. The LCLD Fellows Program has trained more than 1,000 mid-career attorneys since 2011.

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.