Power List 2014 – Nation’s Most Influential Minority Attorneys

We are delighted to announce this year’s Power List Honorees, the most influential minority attorneys in the country. Featured on this year’s list are Attorney General Eric Holder, National Urban League President, Marc Morial, and as well as corporate and government general counsel, law school deans, law firm managing partners and practice group heads, and Juan Cartagena who heads the LatinoJustice PRLDEF. The list is comprised of general counsel, law school deans, justice foundation leaders, and law firm managing partners and practice group leaders.

Honorees will be featured in the Power Issue, which will be released February, 24th.

LAWYERS OF COLOR POWER LIST 2014
A.B. Cruz Executive Vice President, General Counsel, Corporate Secretary & Chief Compliance Officer Emergent BioSolutions
Adeel S. Akhtar Managing Partner Knobbe Martens Olson & Bear LLP
Alberto de Cardenas Executive VP, Corporate General Counsel MasTec
Alex Shumate Managing Partner Squire Sanders
Alfreda Bradley-Coar General Counsel, US & Canada GE Healthcare
Angel Gonzalez-Roman Dean Pontifical Catholic Univ. of Puerto Rico Faculty of Law
Anthony A. Joseph President Alabama State Bar
Arnold Pinkston Executive Vice President, General Counsel and Assistant Secretary Allergan Inc
Arthur Chong Executive Vice President, General Counsel and Secretary Broadcom Corporation
Asheesh Goel Managing Partner Ropes & Gray LLP
Ava E. Lias-Booker Office Managing Partner McGuireWoods LLP
Benjamin Wilson Managing Partner Beveridge & Diamond
Blake D. Morant Dean and Professor of Law Wake Forest University School of Law
Bradley S. Lui Managing Partner Morrison & Foerster LLP
Brett Hart Executive Vice President, General Counsel and Secretary United Continental Holdings, Inc.
Brian K. Parker Office Managing Partner McGuireWoods LLP
Camille Nelson Dean and Professor of Law Suffolk University Law School
Carlos Hernandez Senior Vice President, Chief Legal Officer and Secretary Fluor Corporation
Cesar L. Alvarez Co-Chairman Greenberg Traurig
Charles Tanabe Executive Vice President and General Counsel Liberty Media Corporation
Chidi Ogene Interim Dean Florida Coastal School of Law
Christopher Kao Palo Alto Managing Partner; Hiring Partner Perkins Coie LLP
Claudette Christian Co-Chair of the Board Hogan Lovells
Craig M. Boise Dean & Professor Cleveland State University Cleveland-Marshall College of Law
Damien Atkins Senior Vice President, Deputy General Counsel, Assistant Secretary and Chief Compliance Officer AOL Inc
Dana C. Lumsden Managing Partner Bradley Arant Boult Cummings LLP
Daniel Rodriguez Dean; Harold Washington Professor Northwestern University School of Law
Dannye Holley Dean Texas Southern University, Thurgood Marshall School of Law
David A. Brennen Dean and Professor of Law Kentucky, University of, College of Law
David Drummond Senior Vice President, Corporate Development and Chief Legal Officer Google Inc
Don Liu General Counsel and Secretary Xerox Corporation
Donald M. Lewis Dean Hamline University School of Law
Douglas Williams Senior Vice President, General Counsel Limited Brands
Edith Ramirez Chair Federal Trade Commission
Elisa Garcia Executive Vice President, General Counsel Office Depot
Elizabeth Moore SVP General Counsel Consolidated Edison
Enoh Ebong General Counsel U.S. Trade and Development Agency (USTDA)
Eric Holder Attorney General of the United States U.S. Department of Justice
Ernest LaMont Greer Vice President; Atlanta Managing Shareholder Greenberg Traurig
Eugene K. Pettis President Florida State Bar
Frank H. Wu Chancellor and Dean California, University of Hastings College of The Law
Frank Jimenez General Counsel ITT Corporation
Freddie Pitcher Chancellor and Professor of Law Southern University Law Center
Frederick (Fred) B. Rivera Seattle Office Managing Partner; Firmwide Co-Chair, Financial Services Litigation & Investigations Perkins Coie LLP
Frederick R. Nance Managing Partner Squire Sanders
George R. Johnson Jr. Dean, Professor of Law Elon University School of Law
Gilbert Holmes Dean La Verne, University of, College of Law
Gloria Santona Executive Vice President and General Counsel McDonald s Corporation
Grace E. Speights Managing Partner of the Washington, D.C. Office Morgan Lewis & Bockius LLP
Gregory B. Williams President Delaware State Bar Association
Gregory Nixon Senior Vice President and Chief Legal Officer CH2M HILL
Haseena Enu Co-Managing Partner Fragomen, Del Rey, Bernsen and Loewy, LLP
Heidi Chen Executive Vice President and General Counsel Zoetis
Hilary Tompkins Solicitor U.S. Department of Interior
Hinton J. Lucas VP, Assistant General Counsel and Chief Administrative Counsel DuPont
Hyun Park Senior Vice President & General Counsel PG&E Corporation
Indranil Mukerji Managing Partner Fish & Richardson P.C.
J. Weili Cheng Senior Vice President and Deputy General Counsel The Ritz-Carlton Hotel Company LLC
Jacqueline A. Berrien Chair U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC)
Jacquelyn Bridgeman Interim Dean and Professor of Law Wyoming, University of, College of Law
James Breedlove Senior Vice President, General Counsel and Corporate Secretary Praxair Inc
James Jenkins Senior Vice President and General Counsel Deere & Company
James Potter SVP, General Counsel Del Monte Foods
Janet Murguía President and CEO National Council of La Raza (NCLR)
Jennifer L. Rosato Dean and Professor of Law Northern Illinois University College of Law
Jo-Ann Wallace President and CEO National Legal Aid and Public Defender Association
JoAnne A. Epps Dean and Professor of Law Temple University James E. Beasley School of Law
John Attaway, Jr. Senior Vice President, General Counsel & Secretary Publix Super Markets
John Chou Executive Vice President AmerisourceBergen Corp.
John Daniels Chairman Emeritus Quarles & Brady LLP
John E. Page Vice President, General Counsel and Corporate Secretary Golden State Foods, Corp.
John Echohawk Executive Director Native American Rights Fund
John Kuo Corporate Vice President, General Counsel and Secretary Varian Medical Systems, Inc.
John M. Iino Managing Partner Reed Smith LLP
John Torres Executive Vice President, Chief Legal Officer and Secretary Lennox International Inc.
John Y. Gotanda Dean and Professor of Law Villanova University School of Law
Joia Johnson Executive Vice President, General Counsel and Corporate Secretary Hanesbrands Inc.
Jonathan Hollingsworth President Ohio State Bar Association
Joseph K. West President & CEO Minority Corporate Counsel Association
Juan Cartagena President and General Counsel LatinoJustice PRLDEF
Juliette Pryor Executive Vice President, General Counsel and Chief Compliance Officer US Foods
Keith Williamson EVP, Secretary & General Counsel Centene Corporation
Kellye Walker Chief Administrative Officer and General Counsel American Water Works Company, Inc.
Kim Keenan General Counsel NAACP National Office
Kim Rivera Chief Legal Officer & Corporate Secretary DaVita
Kim Rucker Executive Vice President, Corporate and Legal Affairs Kraft Foods Group, Inc
Larry Thompson Executive Vice President, Government Affairs, General Counsel and Corporate Secretary PepsiCo
Laurie Robinson Executive Director Corporate Counsel Women of Color
Lawrence Tu Senior Executive Vice President and Chief Legal Office CBS
Leroy Pernell Dean Florida A&M Unversity College of Law
Leslie T. Thornton Vice President & General Counsel Vice President and General Counsel
Leticia M. Diaz Dean and Profesor of Law Barry University Dwayne O. Andreas School of Law
Linda L. Ammons Associate Provost and Dean of the Law School Widener University-Delaware School of Law
Lisa Tatum President Texas State Bar
Lisa Washington Chief Legal Officer Atlas Energy
Lucy Lopez Deputy General Counsel McKinsey & Company
Luis J. Rodriguez President State Bar of California
Makau W. Mutua Dean, SUNY Distinguished Professor Buffalo, State Univeristy of New York at Law School (SUNY)
Malissa Clinton Senior Vice President General Counsel Aerospace Corp
Marc Morial President and CEO National Urban League
Margaret Fung Executive Director Asian American Legal Defense and Education Fund (AALDEF)
Maria Pabón López Dean & Professor of Law Loyola University-New Orleans College of Law
Maria Pasquale Corporate Vice President Legal and Chief Counsel Celgene Corporation
Mark Darrell Senior Vice President, General Counsel and Chief Compliance Officer The Laclede Group, Inc.
Michael Korniczky Vice President, General Counsel and Corporate Secretary Glatfelter
Michael Tucker Executive Vice President and General Counsel Avis Budget Group Inc.
Michael Wu General Counsel and Corporate Secretary Rosetta Stone
Michelle Ifill Senior Vice President and General Counsel Verizon Enterprise Solutions
Miguel Alexander Pozo President National President of the Hispanic National Bar Association
Mike Madokoro Co – Managing Partner Bowman and Brooke LLP
Nadeem Bezar President National South Asian American Bar Association
Naran Burchinow Vice President, General Counsel, and Secretary The Andersons, Inc
Nicholas Singh Executive Vice President and serves as General Counsel, Corporate Secretary and Chief Compliance Officer Annaly Capital Management, Inc.
Nicole Jones Executive Vice President and General Counsel Cigna
Okianer Christian Dark Interim Dean and Professor of Law Howard University School of Law
Patricia Rosier President National Bar Association
Paul Chung Executive Vice President, General Counsel and Secretary Targa Resources
Paul Harris Secretary and General Counsel Key Corporation
Paul Tang Executive Vice President, General Counsel and Secretary Burlington Coat Factory
Paul Williams is a . Partner & Chicago Managing Partner Major, Lindsey & Africa
Paulette R. Dodson PetSmart
Penelope Andrews President & Dean Albany Law School
Phoebe A. Haddon Dean and Professor of Law University of Maryland, Frances King Carey School Of Law
Phyliss Craig-Taylor Dean & Professor of Law North Carolina Central University School of Law
Rachel Moran Dean and Michael J. Connell Distinguished Professor of Law California-Los Angeles, University of, School of Law
Ram Wertheim Executive Vice President and Chief Legal Officer MBIA Inc.
Ramona E. Romero General Counsel U.S. Department of Agriculture
Randall R. Lee Partner-in-Charge Wilmer Cutler Pickering Hale and Dorr LLP
Reginald Hedgebeth General Counsel and Chief Ethics and Compliance Officer Spectra Energy Corp
Rhonda Mims President
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Richard C. Lorenzo Managing Partner Hogan Lovells
Robert Grey Executive Director Leadership Council on Legal Diversity
Roberto Garcia Vice President and General Counsel Triple-S Management Corporation
Roderick Palmore Executive Vice President; General Counsel; Chief Compliance and Risk Management Officer, and Secretary General Mills, Inc.
Ronald Chen Acting Dean, Distinguished Professor of Law, and Judge Leonard I. Garth Scholar Rutgers University-Newark School of Law
Samrat Khichi Senior Vice President and General Counsel, Chief Compliance Officer, Secretary, Chief Administrative Officer Catalent Pharma Solutions
Sandra Leung General Counsel and Corporate Secretary Bristol-Myers Squibb Company
Scott Taylor Executive Vice President, General Counsel and Secretary Symantec Corporation
Sharon R. Barner Vice President, General Counsel Cummins Inc.
Sherrilyn Ifill President and Director-Counsel NAACP Legal Defense and Educational Fund, Inc.
Sherry D. Williams Senior Vice President, Chief Ethics and Compliance officer Halliburton
Shirley Mays Dean and Profesor of Law Arizona Summit Law School
Simon Leung Senior Vice President, General Counsel and Corporate Secretary Synnex Corporation
Simone Wu Senior Vice President, General Counsel & Corporate Secretary Choice Hotels International, Inc.
Stephen Graham Managing Partner Fenwick & West LLP
Teresa Roseborough EVP, General Counsel, Corporate Secretary The Home Depot
Teresa Sebastian Senior Vice President General Counsel and Secretary Darden Inc
Teri Plummer-McClure Senior Vice President of Legal, Compliance and Public Affairs, General Counsel and Corporate Secretary United Parcel Service
Thad Florence General Counsel Optima Specialty Steel, Inc.
Theodore V. Wells Jr. partner and co-chair of the Litigation Department Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison LLP
Tracy Rich EVP General Counsel/Corporate Secretary Guardian Life Insurance Company of America
Vernon Baker Senior Vice President & General Counsel Meritor Inc
Veta T. Richardson President and CEO Association of Corporate Counsel
Vincent D. Rougeau Dean Boston College Law School
Vivian Neptune Dean Puerto Rico, University of, School of Law
Wab P. Kadaba Managing Partner Kilpatrick Townsend & Stockton LLP
Wally Martinez Managing Partner Hunton & Williams LLP
Will A. Gunn General Counsel U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs
William J. Simonitsch President National Asian Pacific American Bar Association
William M. Carter Dean, University of Pittsburgh School of Law; Professor of Law University of Pittsburgh School of Law

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