Sullivan & Worcester Partner Spencer Stone Named 2023 Leadership Council on Legal Diversity Fellow
Boston, MA – Sullivan & Worcester LLP announced today that Spencer Stone, a Boston-based partner in the Real Estate practice group, has been chosen as the firm’s 2023 Leadership Council on Legal Diversity (LCLD) Fellow. The LCLD Fellows program is an intensive, year-long professional development program for attorneys identified as future leaders within their firm or organization and in the legal industry.
"Spencer’s professionalism, integrity and leadership made him our firm’s ideal candidate for the LCLD program," said Joel Carpenter, co-managing partner of Sullivan. "We are honored to have him represent Sullivan and look forward to his sharing all that he learns from the program."
The LCLD Fellows Program provides an instructional plan that includes in-person conferences, training in the fine points of legal practice and leadership, peer-group projects to foster collaboration and build relationships, and extensive contact with LCLD’s top leadership, including the managing partners and general counsel. Sullivan has had participants in the program since 2013.
Named a partner in 2023, Spencer advises clients on all aspects of commercial real estate. He represents owners, operators, equity investors and lenders in connection with commercial development, debt and equity financing, acquisitions and dispositions. He also represents clients in resolving complex title matters and disputes. He received his J.D. from Western New England College School of Law and his undergraduate degree from University of Massachusetts, Amherst. His professional involvement includes being an attorney mentor with Boston Lawyers Group Mentor Program; a member of the Real Estate Bar Association for Massachusetts; and a member of the Boston Bar Association’s Real Estate Steering Committee.
About Sullivan & Worcester
Sullivan & Worcester is a leading law firm advising clients ranging from Fortune 500 companies to emerging businesses. With over 175 lawyers in Boston, London, New York, Tel Aviv and Washington, D.C., the firm offers services in a wide range of areas, including corporate finance, banking, trade finance, securities and mutual funds, litigation and dispute resolution, mergers and acquisitions, tax, real estate and REITs, private equity and venture capital, bankruptcy, environment and natural resources, renewable energy and water resources, regulatory law, and employment and benefits law.
Founded in 2009, LCLD is a growing organization of more than 240 corporate chief legal officers and law firm managing partners who are personally committed to creating a truly diverse legal profession. The LCLD Fellows program is one of LCLD’s most important initiatives. For more information, visit www.lcldnet.org.