Shawndra Jones Featured in “Diverse Leaders to Take Over All 59 of NY State Bar Association’s Committees”

New York Law Journal

Shawndra G. Jones, Senior Counsel in the Employment, Labor & Workforce Management practice, in the firm’s New York office, was featured in the New York Law Journal, in “Diverse Leaders to Take Over All 59 of NY State Bar Association’s Committees,” by Susan DeSantis.

Following is an excerpt:

The cover of the June-July edition of the NYSBA Journal shows a photo of 40 of the association’s new diverse committee chairs, co-chairs and vice-chairs.

Second row, far right: Shawndra Jones, vice chair, Committee on Continuing Legal Education/senior counsel, Epstein Becker & Green, New York City. …

Henry M. Greenberg, the Greenberg Traurig shareholder who became president of the New York State Bar Association on Saturday, has appointed a diverse chair or co-chair to all 59 of the organization’s committees.

The state bar association is announcing Monday that Greenberg is making sure that every committee has a woman, person of color or another lawyer who represents diversity at its helm.