Law Firm ILN-telligence Podcast Hosts Ronald A. Norwood to Discuss Mentorship, Diversity & Inclusion in the Legal Industry, and the Importance of Equity for AllApril 23, 2021
Lewis Rice member Ronald A. Norwood spoke with International Lawyers Network (ILN) Executive Director Lindsay Griffiths on her podcast, Law Firm ILN-telligence. The ILN is an association of 91 high-quality, full-service law firms with more than 5,000 lawyers world-wide, and this network provides clients with easily accessible legal services around the world. Lindsay and Ron discussed Ron's role as a mentor as well as Chair of the Firm's Diversity & Inclusion Committee. Ron also detailed his recent work on the Missouri Bar's Special Committee on Lawyers of Color, including the six initiatives that were unanimously approved by the Board of Governors of The Missouri Bar. Lastly, Ron had powerful and optimistic words regarding the racial reckoning with which our country, and world, are facing now.
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Ron represents national and regional banks, mortgage companies, and other financial institutions in commercial and tort litigation matters. He also represents health insurers, health maintenance organizations, and health care providers in health care litigation disputes and provides counsel to manufacturers in product liability litigation, consumer fraud claims, and disputes arising under the Uniform Commercial Code. Additionally, Ron has represented governmental, quasi-governmental entities, and municipalities in an assortment of litigation matters, has defended various entities in class action lawsuits, and has represented clients in federal investigative and federal criminal matters.