On June 1, Miami partner Diana Mendez was installed as the 42nd President of the Miami-Dade Florida Association for Women Lawyers (MDFAWL).
MDFAWL is a volunteer bar association dedicated to actively promoting the advancement of women in the legal profession, expanding the leadership role of its members in the community at large, and promoting women’s rights. The organization is committed to building a diverse and inclusive membership and strives to provide its members with equal opportunities to participate. MDFAWL welcomes legal professionals of all genders, races, religions, ethnicities, sexual orientations, socioeconomic backgrounds, and those with disabilities.
Diana is a member of the firm’s Government Law practice group, where she focuses her experience on facilitating positive organizational and client outcomes on matters regarding administrative, procurement and transactional law. In addition to her MDFAWL involvement, Diana serves as a Board Member for the Miami-Dade County Commission for Women and is involved with the City, County and Local Government Law Section of the Florida Bar.
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