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Kelly Pate Appointed to the Federal Bar Association Diversity Task Force Subcommittee

Kelly Pate, partner in the firm’s Montgomery office and member of the Litigation Practice, recently was appointed to the Federal Bar Association (FBA) Diversity Task Force Subcommittee.

Kelly will serve as the FBA’s Sections and Divisions delegate to the subcommittee. In this role, she will help integrate a commitment to diversity and inclusion throughout the infrastructure of the Federal Bar Association, one of the organization’s five overarching diversity and inclusion priorities.

Founded in 1920, the Federal Bar Association aims to support and promote the interests and advancement of attorneys practicing federal law. The organization focuses on advocacy, networking, leadership, and learning to serve as the federal legal industry’s premiere professional network.

Kelly serves as the chair of Balch’s Diversity Committee, and leads the firm’s efforts to promote programs, initiatives, and policies that support a diverse and inclusive workplace. To learn more about Balch’s commitment to diversity, visit balch.com/diversity.