(March 23, 2012, Weil News)
International law firm Weil, Gotshal & Manges LLP congratulates Mindy J. Spector, General Counsel to the Firm and a partner in the Complex Commercial Litigation practice group, for being recognized by the Greater New York Chamber of Commerce as an outstanding woman in the legal profession. Ms. Spector was honored at a networking breakfast and awards reception in recognition of Women’s History Month.
“We are pleased to be honoring Mindy,” said Helana Natt, Executive Director of the Greater NY Chamber of Commerce. “She, like all of our honorees, embodies the qualities of strong female leaders throughout history.”
“Thank you to the Greater NY Chamber of Commerce for this honor,” said Ms. Spector. “Throughout my career I have always made it a priority to mentor and foster the career development of women in the legal profession, and it is wonderful to see such accomplished women here with me today who clearly share that passion.”
Ms. Spector is an exceptional trial attorney who has successfully represented dozens of Fortune 500 companies during the course of her career. She practices in all areas of complex commercial litigation, including product liability, contract and commercial power litigation. In addition, Ms. Spector has substantive expertise in the defense of civil RICO cases and has coordinated discovery on a nationwide basis in multiple related litigations.
The mission of the Chamber is to improve the business climate and quality of living in the New York Metropolitan Area for residents, workers and visitors. It provides valuable services to over 25,000 business and civic leaders who represent the backbone of the Greater New York business community. The purpose of the award is to recognize the extraordinary accomplishments of women and honor their roles in business and their community.