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Seyfarth Receives Thomas L. Sager Award from MCCA


Brian Kiefer
, Director of Public Relations
(312) 460-6401,

Ivette Delgado, Public Relations Manager
(212) 218-5273,

CHICAGO (May 13, 2013) — The Minority Corporate Counsel Association (MCCA) has awarded Seyfarth its prestigious 2013 Thomas L. Sager Award for the Midwest region, which recognizes law firms that have demonstrated sustained commitment to improve the hiring, retention and promotion of minority attorneys.

The award is named for MCCA board member Thomas L. Sager, senior vice president and general counsel of DuPont.

Seyfarth’s selection was based its proactive programs that address:

  • Recruitment, retention, mentoring,  promotion 
  • Pipeline, LGBT, women and work-life initiatives
  • Collaborative efforts with community and bar associations 
  • Innovative practices that result in sustainable efforts to increase diversity

To learn more about Seyfarth’s diversity achievement and efforts, visit Seyfarth’s interactive report – FACETS: A Report on Diversity and Inclusion at Seyfarth.

Seyfarth Shaw has more than 800 attorneys and provides a broad range of legal services in the areas of labor and employment, employee benefits, litigation, corporate and real estate. With offices in Atlanta, Boston, Chicago, Houston, London, Los Angeles, New York, Sacramento, San Francisco, Shanghai and Washington, D.C., Seyfarth’s clients include over 300 of the Fortune 500 companies and reflect virtually every industry and segment of the economy. For more information, please visit