Sept 30, 2019 – BOSTON, MA – The Boston Bar Association (BBA) is proud to welcome global law firm Sidley Austin, LLP as a sponsor firm, joining the BBA’s community of more than 13,000 members drawn from law firms, in-house legal departments, government agencies, law schools, and nonprofit organizations.
“We are delighted to establish a partnership with the Boston Bar Association,” said Elizabeth Shea Fries, Managing Partner of Sidley’s Boston office. “We share in the BBA’s mission to advance and uphold the highest of standards for the legal profession, and we pride ourselves on our commitment to serving the Boston community.”
Fries added that with 2,000 lawyers around the globe, Sidley is a premier legal adviser for clients across a variety of industries including financial services, investment funds, private equity, technology, life sciences, and energy. Working in conjunction with its 20 offices worldwide, Sidley’s Boston office serves as an important extension of Sidley’s commitment to service key business hubs around the world, achieving results for its clients on their most complex transactional, regulatory and litigation matters.
With deep roots in the city, Sidley’s Boston lawyers are committed to investing in the broader community through pro bono and public service, as well as initiatives that promote the firm’s global message of diversity and inclusion in the legal profession.