ATLANTA (October 31) – LAWFUEL – The Law Firm Newswire – Kilpatrick Stockton announced today that Adria Perez has been elected to serve on the board of Reach for Excellence, a non-profit, classroom-based academic, and leadership enrichment program.
Now in its sixth year of operation, Reach for Excellence provides talented middle school students, who possess limited opportunities and resources, with the preparation to succeed in college preparatory programs and high schools. Students are selected from throughout the metro Atlanta area, based on their intellectual curiosity, determination and leadership potential.
Ms. Perez is an attorney in the firm’s Litigation Department, where she focuses her practice on Complex Commercial Litigation. She received her undergraduate degree from Florida State University, summa cum laude, and her law degree from Columbia Law School.
About Reach for Excellence
Reach for Excellence was started by the Marist Fathers and Brothers, who also operate Marist School. This tuition-free program incorporates a mix of academic, cultural and community-based experiences for limited-income middle school students. These students, along with their families, commit to three six-week summer sessions and two years of Saturday sessions throughout the school year. For more information, please visit http://www.reachforexcellence.org.
About Kilpatrick Stockton
Kilpatrick Stockton LLP is a full-service international law firm with more than 500 attorneys in nine offices across the globe: Atlanta and Augusta, GA.; Charlotte, Raleigh and Winston-Salem, NC.; New York, NY; Washington, D.C.; London, England; and Stockholm, Sweden. Kilpatrick Stockton’s delivery of innovative business solutions provides results-oriented counsel for corporations, from the challenging demands of financial transactions and securities to the disciplines of intellectual property management. Collaboration among Kilpatrick Stockton’s corporate, litigation and intellectual property attorneys provides knowledgeable and proactive guidance for companies at every stage of the business life cycle. For more information, please visit www.kilpatrickstockton.com.