Atlanta, January 13, 2022 – Arnall Golden Gregory (AGG) is pleased to announce that partner and Technology practice chair Lori L. Wright has been selected as one of 20 mentors for the Women In Technology (WIT) The Next Level Up™ Mentorship Program. The 12-month program is designed to prepare, promote, and mentor women for the next level in their careers by helping them build powerful networks, enhance professional relationships, and contribute to effective succession planning.
“I am honored to be selected by Women In Technology for this amazing program and look forward to the opportunity to work with the next generation of women in technology over the next several months,” Lori said. “We have a lot of work to do to create more diversity, equity, and opportunities in the tech sector, and I am grateful to serve organizations like Women In Technology and Women Who Code that share a deep commitment to moving our industry forward.”
WIT’s The Next Level Up™ Mentorship Program is focused on high-potential women who are seeking to advance their careers and capacity as leaders. Its goal is to increase the number of women ready and willing to assume higher level positions by bringing together senior women leaders with those who desire mentorship to reach the next level. Lori is one of approximately 20 women chosen by a selection committee of industry experts.
In addition to her work with WIT, Lori serves on the advisory board for the international nonprofit Women Who Code, which provides programming and services to over 290,000 members worldwide and is committed to diverse women excelling in technology careers.
At AGG, Lori chairs the firm’s Technology practice. She has more than 15 years of experience helping clients navigate the legal, business, and practical issues that arise in the course of the development, commercialization, procurement, and deployment of technology. Lori routinely engages with some of the largest and most sophisticated service providers in the world, yielding market-leading results for the benefit of her clients.
This news was featured in the Newsmakers section of the Atlanta Journal-Constitution‘s January 30, 2021, print issue.
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Arnall Golden Gregory (AGG) is an Am Law 200 law firm with offices in Atlanta and Washington, D.C. Our client-service model is rooted in taking a “business sensibility” approach of fully understanding how our clients’ legal matters fit into their overall business objectives. Our transaction, litigation, and regulatory counselors serve clients in healthcare, real estate, litigation, and other dispute resolution, business transactions, fintech, technology, global commerce, economic development, public finance, government investigations, and logistics and transportation. With our rich experience and know-how, we don’t ask “if,” we figure out “how.” Visit us at www.agg.com.
ABOUT WOMEN IN TECHNOLOGY
Women In Technology (WIT) empowers and educates women and girls about opportunities in science, technology, engineering, arts, and math (STEAM) from the classroom to the boardroom. This is accomplished by providing the community with education, exposure and experience. By sharing the stories of successful professionals across the STEAM fields, WIT encourages all generations of girls and women to write their future. Today, WIT has over 18,000 members in Georgia, 48,000 members worldwide and the team of more than 250 volunteers delivers professional development and networking opportunities to each of its professionals and programs at no charge to more than 3,000 students. WIT is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization, and it is committed to making Georgia the state with the highest percentage of women in the STEAM workforce by partnering with the community to provide opportunities that champion women throughout their education and career.