Newark, NJ (March 22, 2022) – Epstein Becker Green (EBG) is pleased to announce that Andres F. Puerta, Associate in the Employment, Labor & Workforce Management practice, has been selected to participate in the 2022 National Employment Law Council (NELC) Academy. Selection of Fellows to the 2022 NELC Academy was highly competitive and is limited to 30 participants.
“You were selected for the NELC Academy because you show great promise, because people we respect have supported your admission to the Academy, and because we believe your career success can be accelerated through your participation,” wrote Samantha Woo, Co-Chair, NELC Academy Committee.
“I am honored to have been selected as a 2022 NELC Fellow,” said Mr. Puerta. “I feel that this fellowship will be key for my professional development and I look forward to learning from others in my class, as well as my NELC mentor.”
Founded in 1995, NELC strives to be the premiere organization for all experienced management-side labor and management-side employment law attorneys and human resources leaders of color. The NELC Academy provides advanced skills training for minority attorneys with less than four years of experience and exposes Fellows to NELC’s national network of experienced minority labor and employment attorneys. The Academy fosters mentoring relationships, promotes NELC to attorneys who will soon be eligible for membership, and creates a pipeline for future NELC leaders.
For more information, please visit NELC-Law.org.
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