LOUISVILLE - The Louisville Bar Association is pleased to announce that the following attorneys have been accepted to participate in the 2014-15 Leadership Academy:

Tiffany J. Bowman, Bluegrass Cellular, Inc.
Tracey Leo Darbro, Legal Aid Society
Jared L. Downs, Boehl Stopher & Graves LLP
Angela S. Elleman, Metro Public Defender
Larry Forman, Larry Forman Law
Justin S. Fowles, Frost Brown Todd
Lonita K. Gaines, Jefferson County Attorney
Brittany L. Hampton, Wyatt, Tarrant & Combs
Tracy L. Hirsch, GSH Law
Andrea R. Hunt, Legal Aid Society/DL4K
Sherry L. Hurley, Metro Public Defender
Su H. Kang, Seiller Waterman LLC
Patrick J. Kilburn, Lloyd & McDaniel
Alina Klimkina, Dinsmore & Shohl LLP
Jonathan H. Matthews, Thompson Miller & Simpson
James (Jamie) E. McGhee, III, Seiller Waterman LLC
Robert (Robby) J. Packard, Stoll Keenon Ogden PLLC
Andrew M. Palmer, Frost Brown Todd
Akure Ahaghotu Paradis, Humana Inc.
Caroline L. Pieroni, Dinsmore & Shohl LLP
Christopher Chad Riney, Bingham Greenebaum Doll LLP
Brantley C. Shumaker, Middletown Reutlinger

The Leadership Academy, a comprehensive six-month training program that will introduce various time-tested and proven leadership concepts, focuses on practical, professional and ethical issues facing lawyers in Greater Louisville. The mission of the academy is to:

(1) Develop the leadership skills of attorneys in their early years of practice.
(2) Empower those attorneys to use their leadership skills to make greater contributions to the Louisville community and the legal profession.
(3) Encourage diversity in the practice of law and building of relationships among attorneys of diverse backgrounds.
(4) Model and practice the highest standards of the legal profession.

Participants who complete the Academy will graduate at a special ceremony in March 2015.

For additional information, CLICK HERE or contact the LBA at (502) 583-5314.

About the Louisville Bar Association
The Louisville Bar Association is Kentucky’s oldest continuously operating bar association and is among the 40 largest local bars in the country with more than 3,000 members and subscribers. The association’s mission is to promote justice and professional excellence and respect for the law, improve public access to the judicial system, provide law-related services to the community, and serve its members.


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