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January 3, 2020

Women Inc. Magazine Names Chilton Varner to its 2019 Most Influential Corporate Directors List

ATLANTA, Jan. 3, 2019 — Women Inc. magazine has named Atlanta-based King & Spalding senior counsel Chilton Varner to its 2019 Most Influential Corporate Directors list. Varner has been serving on the board of Brown & Brown, Inc., a leading insurance brokerage firm, since 2004. She is also the current president of the Supreme Court Historical Society.

With 30 years of experience as a trial lawyer, Varner represents clients in mass tort litigation, class actions, and multi-district litigation. She has counseled a number of the country’s largest pharmaceutical, medical device, and automotive manufacturers. Varner speaks regularly on women’s issues and has taught a session titled “Women as Trial Lawyers” at Temple University’s graduate program in litigation.

Women Inc. is a leading magazine that covers women's success and achievement in business. Its annual list of Most Influential Corporate Board Directors features distinguished women executives, influencers and achievers contributing leadership to the boards of S&P 1000/Mid-Cap publicly held companies.

To view the full list of Women Inc.’s 2019 Most Influential Corporate Board Directors, click here.

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