Partner Kimberly Yelkin Receives Transformative Leadership Award

16 August 2013 News

Citybizlist featured Gardere's Austin Office Executive Partner Kimberly A. Yelkin being named a co-recipient of the "Sharing the Power Award" as part of InsideCounsel Magazine's 2nd Annual Transformative Leadership Awards West program. The prestigious award is presented jointly to a female general counsel and a female law firm partner who have collaborated to increase the economic empowerment of one or more female partners in that firm.

"It is an honor to the Firm for Kim to receive this award alongside one of our valuable clients," said Gardere Chair Holland N. O'Neil. "Through her leadership, Kim has demonstrated a commitment to advancing the empowerment of women in corporate law. She is an embodiment of the significance of this award."

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