Andrews Kurth Partner Cindy Lin Selected as Leadership Council on Legal Diversity 2016 Fellow
(Houston, Texas)—Andrews Kurth has selected Cindy Lin to participate as a member of the 2016 class of Fellows, a landmark program created by the Leadership Council on Legal Diversity (LCLD) to identify, train, and advance the next generation of leaders in the legal profession.
According to LCLD President Robert J. Grey, Jr., the LCLD Fellows Program offers participants “an extraordinarily rich year of relationship-building, in-person training, peer-group projects, and extensive contact with LCLD’s top leadership.”
Cindy has a corporate and securities practice emphasizing mergers and acquisitions, private placements, venture capital and private equity investments. Her representation of public and private clients includes structuring, drafting and negotiating purchase and sale agreements, advising on federal securities and blue sky laws, and drafting complex partnership and limited liability company agreements. She also has particular experience advising management teams with investments from private equity or institutional investors.
Cindy received her J.D. from The University of Texas School of Law in 2005, where she was a staff editor of the Texas Journal of Women and the Law and President of the Asian Law Students Association. In 2002, she received her B.A., with honors, from The University of Texas at Austin.
“We are proud to have Cindy participate in this program,” said Bob Jewell, Managing Partner. “She joins a select group of experienced attorneys from diverse backgrounds who have been recognized for their potential as leaders in their organizations.”
About Leadership Council on Legal Diversity
Founded in 2009, the Leadership Council on Legal Diversity (LCLD) is a growing organization of more than 240 corporate chief legal officers and law firm managing partners dedicated to creating a truly diverse legal profession. The LCLD Fellows program, which has trained more than 800 mid-career attorneys since 2011, is one of LCLD’s most important initiatives. For information, visit lcldnet.org.
About Andrews Kurth
Since 1902, Andrews Kurth has built its practice on the belief that “straight talk is good business.” Real answers, clear vision and mutual respect define the firm’s relationships with clients, colleagues, communities and employees. With more than 400 lawyers across 10 offices worldwide, Andrews Kurth represents a wide array of clients in multiple industries. For more information about Andrews Kurth, please visit andrewskurth.com.
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