Clark Cooper Appointed to ABA Section of Litigation’s Diversity & Inclusion Committee
Clark Cooper, partner in the firm’s Birmingham, Ala., office and member of the Creditors Rights & Bankruptcy Practice Group and the Litigation Section, was appointed as a member of the American Bar Association (ABA) Section of Litigation’s Diversity & Inclusion Committee for the 2016 – 2017 year. The committee’s mission is to ensure that traditionally underrepresented groups work at every level of the section and to advance their position as leaders in the ABA-wide effort to build a legal community that reflects the wide array of communities served. Key initiatives for the year include serving the needs of younger litigators, enhancing the delivery of pro-bono services and engaging in long-term strategic planning for the section. Over the course of the year, Mr. Cooper will attend the ABA’s seasonal leadership meetings and several multi-day meetings across the nation.