Wiggin and Dana Welcomes Lawyers Collaborative for Diversity

December 15, 2010

- Wiggin and Dana LLP welcomes Executive Director Carolyn Golden Hebsgaard and Ann Randall, Program Coordinator of the Lawyers Collaborative for Diversity (LCD) to its Hartford office.

LCD's mission is to unite the resources, energy and commitment of Connecticut's leading law firms, corporations, public sector entities, law schools and state bar associations in the joint goal of making Connecticut a more attractive place for lawyers of color and women to practice law and find satisfying professional opportunities.

"We are delighted to host Carolyn and Ann in our offices and help LCD continue its mission of uniting corporations, law firms and other organizations throughout the State in making Connecticut an attractive place diverse lawyers want to practice law," comments Bethany Appleby, Partner and Chair of the firm's Diversity Committee. Wiggin and Dana is a founding member of LCD and continuously supports LCD initiatives, including annually sponsoring LCD's Justices of Color Reception and the Edwin Archer Randolph Diversity Award Event.

Wiggin and Dana will host LCD for a two-year period in its Hartford office.