Wargo French is honored to be recognized with a Friends of FAWL award for our involvement with MD-FAWL and commitment to the organization at the 35th annual judicial reception. Our firm is the exclusive Title Sponsor of the event. Wargo French was also recognized for its lawyers who are GOOD guys (guys overcoming obstacles to diversity).
Wargo French sponsored the Georgia Association for Women Lawyers’ Annual Judicial Luncheon on October 24, 2017, honoring the judiciary of metro Atlanta. The firm is the exclusive sponsor for this event, and this year’s luncheon was the 14th sponsored by Wargo French. Approximately 50 judges attended this year, including judges from the United States District Court for the Northern District of Georgia, the Georgia Court of Appeals, and the Superior, State and Magistrate Courts of Fulton, Cobb, DeKalb, Fayette and Forsyth Counties. The keynote speaker for the luncheon was Judge Sara L.
Wargo French had a great panel discussion on November 1, 2017 in our Miami office regarding Behind the Scenes: What I Wish I Had Known About Going In-House. We discussed topics relating to the decision to go in-house, the transition from private practice to an in-house counsel role, day-to-day experience and advice about going in-house.
Nicola Gelormino of our Miami office was selected as the Diversity Scholarship recipient for the ABA Forum on Construction Law’s Regional Meeting on “Construction Insurance,” which will take place in Miami next month. The ABA Forum on Construction Law awards just one scholarship for this event, and Nicola was selected based on the strength of her application and resume. Congratulations Nicola! We are proud to have you on our team!
Wargo French had the pleasure of attending and sponsoring the NAMWOLF Annual Meeting last week in New York. It exceeded all our expectations. This organization is top notch! We want to thank the NAMWOLF team, Joel, Jane, Clare, Sherisse, Renecca and Laci for their hospitality. We made so many great connections with high level companies thanks to NAMWOLF. Looking forward to the Business Meeting in February and continuing our partnership with NAMWOLF.
Wargo French was proud to be honored as a nominee for the Supplier of the Year – Class II Award at the 2017 Georgia Minority Supplier Development Council (GMSDC) Spirit of Alliance Awards Dinner.