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January 1, 2018

King & Spalding Director of HR and Diversity Elected President of Association of Law Firm Diversity Professionals

ATLANTA, Jan. 1, 2018 — King & Spalding Director of Human Resources and Diversity Caroline Abney has been elected president of the Association of Law Firm Diversity Professionals (ALFDP).

Abney, who is based in the firm’s Atlanta office, previously served as vice president and a member of the board of directors of the organization. ALFDP’s mission is to act as a catalyst for the advancement of diversity in the legal profession through collective knowledge, vision, expertise and advocacy in the arena of law firm diversity.

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