Rubén Muñoz Recognized with Leadership Excellence Award from National Diversity Council

(Philadelphia) – Akin Gump intellectual property partner Rubén Muñoz was honored by the National Diversity Council as one of its Leadership Excellence Award recipients at the organization’s 2017 Philadelphia Diversity and Leadership Conference.

The award, according to the organization, “distinguishes a select group of individuals from diverse fields who exhibit exceptional leadership qualities. The focus of the award is to give prominence to accomplishments of men and women who exceed the scope of what is expected in their organizations and communities.”

Other Akin Gump partners who have been honored by the National Diversity Council include tax partner Alison Chen, who was named a “Most Powerful and Influential Woman” by the Texas Diversity Council (learn more here), and Mr. Muñoz’s Philadelphia colleague litigation partner Katherine Katchen, who was named a “Most Powerful and Influential Woman” by the Pennsylvania Diversity Council (learn more here).

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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