Kilpatrick Stockton LLP announced today that the Firm has been selected by the American Lung Association of North Carolina as the 2004 recipient of its “Excellence in Public Service” award.
Last week, volunteers, corporations and foundations from across the state were honored by the American Lung Association of North Carolina for their invaluable support through time, services, and gifts. The organization specifically recognized Kilpatrick Stockton attorneys Lois Colbert, Carl Hibbert, Chris Matton, Swain Wood, and paralegal Ashley Tweed for generously sharing their time, expertise, knowledge, and skills.
”Voluntary agencies like the American Lung Association must rely on the generosity of the communities they serve to make a difference. Many times, this generosity comes in the form of shared expertise and professional counsel to the agency’s leadership,” said Deborah C. Bryan, President and CEO, American Lung Association of North Carolina. “For their extraordinary volunteerism and pro bono legal help, Kilpatrick Stockton was a natural choice for our “Excellence in Public Service” award.”
Kilpatrick Stockton Partner Lois Colbert currently serves as the organization’s Secretary/Treasurer of the Board.
About Kilpatrick Stockton
Kilpatrick Stockton LLP is a full-service international law firm with more than 470 attorneys in eight offices across the globe: London; Stockholm; Atlanta and Augusta, Georgia.; Charlotte, Raleigh and Winston-Salem, North Carolina; and Washington, D.C. 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 about Kilpatrick Stockton, please visit http://www.kilpatrickstockton.com/
About the American Lung Association of North Carolina
The American Lung Association of North Carolina is the voluntary health organization dedicated to eliminating lung disease and fostering healthy breathing for all people through prevention, outreach, education, research, and advocacy. For more information dial 1.800.LUNG USA or go online to http://www.lungnc.org/