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Barbara C. Smith Honored by Council of Urban Professionals in 2021

Director of Human Resources Barbara C. Smith has been named a “2021 Law Catalyst” by the Council of Urban Professionals (CUP). The annual award recognizes diverse legal professionals across the industry for their leadership, achievements and impact as “change agents” in the law.

Barbara has been honored for her commitment to excellence in the profession and effort to advance diversity, equity and inclusion at Weil and in the broader legal community. In addition to leading the Human Resources department, Barbara is a member of Weil’s Diversity Committee and the Health and Well-being Committee. She is among just 10 individuals recognized this year for their influence and accomplishments in the legal industry.

The “2021 Law Catalysts” were honored at virtual ceremony as part of the CUP’s 12th Annual Lawyers Forum.