October 16, 2002
Fitzpatrick, Cella has been selected by the Minority Corporate Counsel Association (MCCA) to receive the prestigious 2002 Thomas L. Sager Award. The award is bestowed on firms that demonstrate a sustained commitment to improving the hiring, retention and promotion of minority and women attorneys. It is named in honor of DuPont Vice President and Associate General Counsel, Thomas L. Sager, who has long championed the cause of diversity in the legal profession. Fitzpatrick is proud to be the 2002 recipient for the Northeast, and proud to be the first Intellectual Property firm to win the Award.
The award was presented at the MCCA’s Diversity Dinner Honoring the Employers of Choice, held on October 16, 2002 in New York City.