Bond Hires Attorney Professional Development Director & Diversity Officer
January 21, 2020
(Syracuse, NY): Bond, Schoeneck & King is pleased to announce that Kimberly Wolf Price has joined the firm as Attorney Professional Development Director & Diversity Officer. Wolf Price, formerly the Director of Externship Programs at Syracuse University College of Law will develop training programs and leadership opportunities for attorneys throughout the firm. She will also implement strategies for increasing the recruitment and advancement of diverse attorneys.
“Promoting an inclusive culture is a top priority for the firm—this means empowering and engaging the attorneys within our ranks. It also means creating meaningful professional development opportunities for attorneys to grow their skill sets. It is in this vein that we are proud and excited to welcome Kim to Bond,” remarked Kevin M. Bernstein, chair of the firm's management committee. “We are focused on delivering excellent legal services in an environment where attorneys can grow and thrive. Providing resources for training initiatives as well as diversity and inclusion efforts advances this mission.”
Wolf Price will be working closely with a number of firm constituencies including the associates committee and the recruitment committee in advancing their goals. In addition, she will work with Bond’s active diversity committee, comprised of members, associates and staff, which is charged with advancing the firm's diversity goals as well as with the firm’s Women’s Initiative.
After practicing law in the New York City office of Clifford Chance US LLP and working for a small firm in Syracuse, Wolf Price joined Syracuse University College of Law (SU). At SU she devoted herself to the professional development of law students and alumni, serving as Assistant Dean of Professional & Career Development for several years before taking on the academic role of Director of Externship Programs.
Wolf Price received her Bachelor of Arts from Colgate University, and Juris Doctor, magna cum laude, from SU. She is a member of the New York State Bar and currently sits on the New York State Bar Association’s Executive Committee for the Women in Law Section and is a member of the Bar’s Committee on Diversity & Inclusion, as well as its Lawyers in Transition Committee. She remains active with pro bono organizations.
Bond, Schoeneck & King PLLC is a law firm with 250 lawyers serving individuals, companies, non-profits, and public sector entities in a broad range of practice areas. Bond has eight offices in New York State as well as offices in Boston, Kansas City and Naples, Florida.