Dodd-Frank: The New Office of Minority & Women Inclusion for Banks (Sec. 342)

Broadcast Date: Thursday, July 26, 2012 from 12:00 pm to 2:00 pm (ET)
Allegra J. Lawrence-Hardy
Sheryl L. Axelrod, Esquire
Lisa Finkelstein


About Sutherland Asbill & Brennan LLP

Sutherland Asbill & Brennan LLP is a law firm with global reach known for solving challenging business problems and resolving sophisticated legal issues for many of the world’s largest companies. Founded in 1924, the firm handles matters throughout the United States and worldwide. Seven major practice areas—corporate, energy and environmental, financial services, intellectual property, litigation, real estate, and tax—provide the framework for an extensive range of focus areas, allowing Sutherland attorneys to serve a diverse client base that ranges from small and medium-sized start-up businesses to a significant number of Fortune 100 companies.


About Chair, Dodd-Frank Ad Hoc Committee, NAMWOLF

The Axelrod Firm, PC is a certified woman-owned, Philadelphia law firm helping individuals, businesses, and non-profit organizations with their commercial, employment, appellate, bodily injury, product liability, real estate, and estate planning needs.

At The Axelrod Firm, they get to know their clients — who they are, their goals, their concerns, and their interests. They listen to what their clients want and work together with them to develop a strategy aimed at maximizing results. Every step the attorneys at The Axelrod Firm take thereafter is designed to effectuate that strategy, and is done in consultation with their clients. Throughout the process, attorneys at The Axelrod Firm demonstrate their commitment to their clients’ success. That is why The Axelrod Firm’s clients are the Firm’s best source of repeat business.

The Axelrod Firm is a member of NAMWOLF, the National Association of Minority and Women Owned Law Firms. NAMWOLF law firms are a study in excellence. Every law firm seeking membership in NAMWOLF is rigorously pre-screened both for quality — each must receive a rating of Av by Martindale Hubble, the highest rating possible by this nationally recognized leader in the legal industry — and to ensure that it is certified either as women or minority owned. Every NAMWOLF member law firm must also have a minimum of three Fortune 500 companies or their equivalently large major non-profit or governmental counterparts as clients. Each of those clients must in turn give any law firm seeking membership in NAMWOLF unqualified praise, as The Axelrod Firm received. For more information, visit


About Accenture Talent & Organization

Accenture is a global management consulting, technology services and outsourcing company, with more than 246,000 people serving clients in more than 120 countries. Combining unparalleled experience, comprehensive capabilities across all industries and business functions, and extensive research on the world’s most successful companies, Accenture collaborates with clients to help them become high-performance businesses and governments. The company generated net revenues of US$25.5 billion for the fiscal year ended August 31, 2011. Its home page is