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November 21, 2018

King & Spalding Receives Compass Award from the Leadership Counsel on Legal Diversity

ATLANTA, Nov. 21, 2018 — King & Spalding was presented a 2018 Compass Award by the Leadership Council on Legal Diversity (LCLD) at their annual meeting in Washington, D.C.

The inaugural Compass Awards recognize law firms that share LCLD’s mission of building a more diverse and inclusive legal profession. King & Spalding Chairman Robert Hays received the award on behalf of the firm.

Founded in 2009, LCLD is an organization of more than 300 corporate chief legal officers and law firm managing partners who are committed to drive material change with the impediments that preclude minorities and women from a full opportunity to perform, succeed and lead in the industry.

About King & Spalding
Celebrating more than 130 years of service, King & Spalding is an international law firm that represents a broad array of clients, including half of the Fortune Global 100, with 1,000 lawyers in 20 offices in the United States, Europe, the Middle East and Asia. The firm has handled matters in over 160 countries on six continents and is consistently recognized for the results it obtains, uncompromising commitment to quality, and dedication to understanding the business and culture of its clients. More information is available at