On Tuesday, InsideCounsel announced the winners of the Third Annual Transformative Leadership Awards, which honor in-house counsel and law firm partners who have demonstrated a commitment to advancing and empowering women in corporate law.
An awards committee comprising general counsel and law firm partners selected the 2012 winners. InsideCounsel Editor-in-Chief Cathleen Flahardy and Allstate Insurance Co. Senior Vice President, General Counsel and Chief Legal Officer Michele Coleman Mayes co-chair the committee.
“Our Third Annual Transformative Leadership Award winners are an impressive group of inspiring professionals. By measuring what matters, we’re proud to play a role in increasing economic opportunities for women in corporate law,” Flahardy said in a statement.
The 2012 winners, listed below, will be honored at the third annual Transformative Leadership Awards dinner, which takes place during InsideCounsel’s 12th Annual SuperConference, an educational networking event for in-house counsel that will take place April 23-24, 2012, in Chicago.
The 2012 Transformative Leadership Award winners are:
Pamela L. Carter Award: Vicki O’Meara, executive vice president and president, Pitney Bowes Services Solutions
Mary Ann Hynes Award: Christine A. Edwards, partner, Winston & Strawn
Anastasia D. Kelly Award: Janet Langford Kelly, senior vice president, legal, general counsel and corporate secretary, ConocoPhillips
Thomas A. Mars Award: Thomas Sabatino, executive vice president, general counsel and corporate secretary, Walgreens
Firm Wide Policies Award: SNR Denton
Rainmaker Award: Lawrie Demorest, Alston & Bird