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Maria Kallmeyer Accepted into 2019 Leadership Council on Legal Diversity Fellows Program

Chicago — The national law firm of Quarles & Brady LLP today announced that Maria Kallmeyer has been accepted into the Leadership Council on Legal Diversity ("LCLD") Fellows Program.

LCLD's Fellows Program works by identifying high-potential attorneys from diverse backgrounds and setting them on the path to leadership of their organizations. During his or her Fellow year, each honoree embarks on a learning program that includes in-person conferences, training in the fine points of legal practice, peer-group projects to foster collaboration and build relationships, and extensive contact with LCLD’s top leadership.

Kallmeyer focuses her practice on advising clients on all aspects of employment-related immigration law. She counsels large and small corporations on employment strategies, corporate immigration compliance, and visa processing for foreign national employees. She received her law degree, magna cum laude, from Suffolk University Law School.

About The Leadership Council on Legal Diversity

The Leadership Council on Legal Diversity is an organization of more than 300 corporate chief legal officers and law firm managing partners—the leadership of the profession—who have dedicated themselves to creating a truly diverse U.S. legal profession. Our 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. By producing tangible results in the lives of talented individuals, we work to promote inclusiveness in our institutions, our circles of influence, and our society, with the ultimate goal of building a more open and diverse legal profession.