Lawyers of Color
named Venable associate Annette Kwok
to its Second Annual Hot List 2014, which lauds early- to mid-career attorneys excelling in the legal field. LOC
selected Annette, among other candidates, after months of poring over nominations – submitted by mentors, peers and colleagues – and legal publications to find top candidates. Nominees’ achievements and participation in diversity initiatives also informed the decision-making process. Lawyers of Color
was initially founded as On Being A Black Lawyer
but now also produces publications for lawyers of South Asian American, Pacific Asian American, Hispanic, and Native American heritage. LOC
has been recognized by the American Bar Association, National Black Law Students Association, and National Association of Black Journalists and has a core readership of 35,000.