Kean Miller Attorneys Join Leadership Council on Legal Diversity Fellow and Pathfinder Programs

Kean Miller partner Eric Thiergood was selected to be a member of the 2021 class of Fellows for the Leadership Council on Legal Diversity (LCLD).  The landmark Fellows Program identifies, trains, and advances the next generation of leaders in the legal profession and is one of LCLD’s most important initiatives.

Kean Miller associate Lauren Rucinski was also selected to be member of the 2021 class of Pathfinders.  The Pathfinder Program is designed for diverse, high-potential, early-career attorneys at LCLD Member organizations.  The goal of the program is to provide participants with practical tools for personal and professional development.

Founded in 2009, LCLD is a growing organization of more than 350 Members who serve as either general counsel of major corporations or managing partners of the nation’s leading law firms.  The organization’s action programs are designed to attract, inspire, and nurture the talent in society and within our organizations, thereby helping a new and more diverse generation of attorneys ascend to positions of leadership.

About Eric R. Thiergood, Sr.
Eric is a partner in The Woodlands office of Kean Miller, practicing with the firm’s business, corporate, and real estate group. He earned his J.D. in 2006 from the South Texas College of Law.

About Lauren J. Rucinski
Lauren is an association in the Baton Rouge office of Kean Miller, practicing in the environmental law and intellectual property group.  She earned her J.D./D.C.L., magna cum laude, from the LSU Law Center.

About Kean Miller
With attorneys in The Woodlands, Houston, Baton Rouge, New Orleans, Shreveport, Lake Charles, and Lafayette, Kean Miller is one of the largest full-service law firms in the region.  Founded in 1983, the firm has a particular dedication to serving Fortune 500 companies with significant operations in the South, providing them with legal resources focused on growth.
For more information, contact Denise Duszynski-Trahan at 225.389.3753, or denise.duszynski@keanmiller.com