August 1, 2013
Partner Christie Grymes Thompson was named Vice Chair for the Membership and Diversity Committee of the American Bar Association's Section of Antitrust Law.
The Membership & Diversity Committee is committed to growing the membership of the Antitrust Section and advancing the full and equal participation of its members. The committee provides information to members about the Section's structure, operations, and its committees; and develops marketing strategies to recruit new members and retain current members. In this manner, the Committee encourages all members to participate significantly and meaningfully in Section activities and committee work. The committee also undertakes specific initiatives and hosts numerous programs and events designed to enhance the participation of women, minorities, and other under represented communities.
Ms. Thompson will serve a three-year term.