ATLANTA – Barnes & Thornburg is pleased to announce its partnership with the Leadership Character Awards as a premier sponsor, presented in collaboration with the Greenleaf Center for Servant Leadership and the Turknett Leadership Group.
The awards honor outstanding local leaders in the business, nonprofit and education sectors in Georgia on Oct. 9 at the Georgia Aquarium.
“Barnes & Thornburg is excited to be a part of the Leadership Character Awards that recognize Georgia’s best,” said Stuart Johnson, Atlanta office managing partner. “The nominees embody a variety of characteristics, among them integrity, respect and empathy – which are also core values of Barnes & Thornburg.”
With the firm serving as the event’s premier sponsor, Johnson will speak about the importance of strong civic leadership and will also present an award.
“We are committed to celebrating individuals who do well by doing good and supporting the Leadership Character Awards is the perfect way for us to show our appreciation for their contributions to the community,” added Johnson.
With more than 600 attorneys and other legal professionals, Barnes & Thornburg is one of the largest law firms in the country. The firm serves clients worldwide from 14 offices in Atlanta, California, Chicago, Delaware, Indiana, Michigan, Minneapolis, Ohio, Texas and Washington, D.C.