The Importance of Leveraging Your Network and Paying it Forward

Tara Castillo is a partner in Alston & Bird’s Finance Group in the Washington, D.C. and New York offices. Financial institutions and non-bank finance companies look to Tara to represent them in securitizations and other asset-backed finance transactions. She also helps her clients navigate compliance issues[…]

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Miranda Brawn, Senior Financial and Legal Executive and Diversity Champion, to Receive Honorary Doctorate from the University of Brighton

Miranda Brawn will be awarded her Doctor of Letters at the esteemed University of Brighton on Friday, 28th July 2017. She will also deliver the Commencement Speech during the graduation ceremony to the Class of 2017. This is the highest academic award which is often[…]

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Implementing a Global Diversity Program for Outside Counsel, by Michael K. Tucker of Avis Budget Group

It’s back-to-school time for law firms working with Avis Budget Group as Executive Vice President and General Counsel, Michael K. Tucker, implements an initiative to improve the diversity of outside counsel. I caught up with him to find out more: “We began planning for this[…]

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