Bradley Arant Boult Cummings LLP is pleased to announce that partner Dana C. Lumsden has been named to On Being a Lawyer of Color Magazine’s “Power List” for 2014. The annual list identifies the nation’s most influential minority attorneys. Included this year are Attorney General Eric Holder, National Urban League President Marc Morial, and Juan Cartagena, who heads LatinoJustice PRLDEF. Honorees will be recognized at a reception cohosted by Diverse Partners Network on February 26 at the Ritz-Carlton Hotel in Washington.
“This is a very significant honor, recognizing Dana’s esteem within the legal community,” said Firm Chairman Beau Grenier. “We at Bradley Arant Boult Cummings are proud to count Dana as a colleague, and congratulate him on this achievement.”
Mr. Lumsden, who serves as managing partner of the firm’s Charlotte office, focuses his practice on business litigation, including intellectual property disputes, securities litigation, investigations and enforcement proceedings, and the resolution of regulatory controversies concerning consumer financial services. His recent matters include the defense of financial services companies in consumer class action matters, the resolution of multi-jurisdictional mortgage servicing disputes, as well as serving as lead counsel in response to investigations of the mortgage servicing industry brought by the New York Department of Financial Services. Mr. Lumsden holds a J.D. from Columbia University Law School and a B.A. from The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.