Friends and Members

The Institute and it's Cohorts and Members would like to recognize and thank their friends in the following organizations for their contributions in furthering the value of the client-firm relationship, and for providing insight, guidance and help in creating the Institute's unique learning, development and networking experience.

Law Firms and In House Legal Departments

The Institute would like to convey a special thank you to the following law firms and in-house legal departments for their ambassadors who currently are, or have in the past, attended as Cohort participants.

Akin Gump  
Baker Botts  
Baker Daniels  
Baker Hostetler 
Baker McKenzie  
Ballard Spahr     
Bank of America  
Bristol Myers    
Butler Snow    
Carlyle Group  
Crowell Moring  
Debevoise & Plimpton 
DLA Piper  
Drinker Biddle & Reath 
Fenwick & West  
Gibson Dunn
Greenberg Traurig  
Glaxo Smith Kline  
Goodwin Procter  
Goldman Sachs 
Herbert Smith
Hunter & Williams 
Husch Blackwell  
KIA Motors  
K&L Gates 
Littler Mendelson  
Mayer Brown  
McKool Smith  
Miles & Stockbridge  
Mintz Levin     
Morgan Lewis  
Norton Rose Fulbright 
Ogletree Deakins  
Paul Hastings  
Paul Weiss 
Pepper Hamilton  
Pitney Bowes  
Reed Smith 
Robins Kaplan LLP  
Ropes & Gray 
Skadden Arps  
Sheppard Mullin  
Thompson Hine
Time Warner  
Winston Strawn   




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