(January 21, 2021) – Littler, the world’s largest employment and labor law practice representing management, has elected seven new members to its board of directors: Kelley Edwards (Houston), Philip Gordon (Denver), Michael Lotito (San Francisco), Nina Markey (Philadelphia), Constance Norton (San Francisco), Lisa (Lee) Schreter (Atlanta) and Michael Wilder (Chicago) – and Kate Mrkonich Wilson (Minneapolis) has again been elected to serve as Chair. With Mrkonich Wilson’s reappointment, Littler’s top two leadership roles are now held by women.
“On behalf of Littler, I congratulate this outstanding group of individuals on their new roles,” said Littler’s Managing Director Erin Webber, who moved into the role on January 15. “I look forward to collaborating with the 2021 board whose many talents and diverse backgrounds will help Littler advance our business goals for the coming year.”
Nearly 67% of Littler’s 2021 board includes diverse members – attorneys that identify as women, of color and/or LGBTQ+ – further demonstrating the firm’s deep commitment to fostering inclusion, equity and diversity at every level. Read more about Littler’s innovative inclusion, equity and diversity programs and initiatives here.
“I am honored to lead the 2021 board of directors,” said Kate Mrkonich Wilson. “I look forward to working with the new board members as we continue to focus on enhancing Littler’s position as a diverse, innovative and global employment and labor law powerhouse.”
Littler’s entire board slate and their bios can be found here.
With more than 1,600 labor and employment attorneys in offices around the world, Littler provides workplace solutions that are local, everywhere. Our diverse global team and proprietary technology foster a culture that celebrates original thinking, delivering groundbreaking innovation that prepares employers for what’s happening today, and what’s likely to happen tomorrow.