Gonzalez Saggio & Harlan to Receive Prestigious Minority Supplier Award
MILWAUKEE, Aug. 11, 2011
MILWAUKEE, Aug. 11, 2011 /PRNewswire/ — Gonzalez Saggio & Harlan LLP, the nation's largest certified minority-owned law firm, has been named a 2011 recipient of the coveted Regional Supplier of the Year Award by the National Minority Supplier Development Council (NMSDC).
The award recognizes minority suppliers for growing their businesses in the face of significant obstacles, for consistently providing high quality products and services at competitive prices, and for making positive contributions to their communities.
Long considered one of the top honors a minority supplier can receive, the award is given annually to only 16 of the more than 16,000 NMSDC member organizations eligible to be nominated.
"We are truly honored to receive this award from an organization as respected as NMSDC," said Jerry Gonzalez, Senior Partner of Gonzalez Saggio & Harlan. Managing Partner Emery Harlan said, "It's the direct result of the hard work of everyone in our firm to grow our ability to provide the highest quality legal representation to our clients as we continue to promote diversity and serve the communities where we live and work."
In just the last five years, Gonzalez Saggio & Harlan has grown from 40 lawyers in five offices to a national law firm with 17 offices coast-to-coast and more than 130 attorneys.
The Regional Supplier of the Year awards will be presented to recipients at NMSDC's 2011 conference, November 2nd, in Atlanta. Four national award winners, one from each region, will also be announced.
About Gonzalez Saggio & Harlan
Gonzalez Saggio & Harlan LLP (www.gshllp.com) is a nationwide law firm with 130 attorneys in 17 offices located in Atlanta; Boston; Boca Raton, Fla.; Chicago; Cincinnati; Cleveland; West Des Moines, Iowa; Indianapolis; Las Vegas; Los Angeles; Milwaukee; Nashville, Tenn.; New York; Phoenix; Stamford, Conn.; Washington D.C.; and Wayne, N.J. The firm represents midsized to Fortune 100 companies, governmental entities, and individuals in the areas of litigation, employment, environmental, corporate and transactional, public finance, intellectual property, energy and regulatory, immigration, and estate and asset protection planning. As the nation's largest certified minority-owned law firm, Gonzalez Saggio & Harlan practices law with a commitment to quality, diversity and to the communities it serves.
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