New York Law Journal Names Anta Cissé-Green One of Its “Lawyers Who Lead by Example”

(New York) – Anta Cissé-Green, senior counsel in the tax practice at Akin Gump, has been selected by the New York Law Journal as one of its “Lawyers Who Lead by Example” in the area of pro bono work.

Cissé-Green, who regularly provides estate planning services to low-income New Yorkers, represents minors in custody proceedings and helps nonprofits develop planned giving strategies, was selected along with the other honorees for her “outstanding record of providing crucial legal services to poor or nearly poor New Yorkers.”  She was one of six individuals chosen and will be recognized at a dinner on October 14.

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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