Lloyd Freeman, Archer Partner and Chief Diversity Officer, will be honored with the New Leaders Council – New Jersey 2019 Trailblazer Award. This award recognizes exemplary leadership in the areas of diversity and inclusion, and community service. Mr. Freeman will be presented with the award at the 2019 New Leaders Council (NLC) New Jersey Fellow Fundraiser: Breaking Down the Wall on the Road to Progress on Thursday, June 13, 2019 at the Old Barracks Museum in Trenton, New Jersey.
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Lloyd concentrates his practice in the area of commercial and complex civil litigation in state and federal courts in both New Jersey and Pennsylvania. He has represented clients in trials, arbitration and mediation in both states. As Chief Diversity Officer, Lloyd carries out the firm’s vision to grow diversity and inclusion in the legal profession, as well as implements policies and procedures, and fosters programs to promote diversity throughout the firm. He does this by promoting diversity and inclusion in the recruitment, hiring, retention and promotion of Archer attorneys, which includes maintaining an ex-officio position on the Personnel and Hiring Committees while serving as Chairman of the Diversity & Inclusion Committee. In addition, he develops and nurtures key partnerships to drive strategic diversity and inclusion marketing, as well as business development initiatives. Accordingly, Lloyd serves as a trusted advisor to firm executive management and the Office of the President.
Archer & Greiner, P.C. is a full-service regional law firm with more than 175 lawyers and seven offices in Haddonfield, Hackensack, Princeton, and Red Bank, N.J.; Philadelphia, Pa.; New York, N.Y.; and Wilmington, Del. The firm has been serving Fortune 100 clients, small to medium-sized businesses and individuals for over 90 years. Each office provides full-service litigation and transactional capabilities in nearly every area of law, including corporate, estate & trust, family & matrimonial, labor & employment, litigation, medical & personal injury, and real estate services. For more information, visit www.archerlaw.com.