OKLA. CITY —
Diana Vermeire, an Of Counsel attorney with GableGotwals, has been named to Lawyers of Color’s Second Annual Hot List, which recognizes early- to mid-career minority attorneys working as in-house counsel, government attorneys, and law firm associates and partners.
Vermeire is an attorney with extensive experience in the corporate and nonprofit sectors. Her practice includes state and federal litigation; administrative, regulatory and legislative advocacy; policy analysis and management for a diverse client group. Ms. Vermeire has experience representing clients in the area of compliance review and providing external reviews for companies that includes an analysis of workplace policies and procedures, identifying areas of exposure for potential litigation and offering solutions that not only ensure compliance, but also the adoption of better corporate practices. Ms. Vermeire’ s practice also involves issues related to privacy and First Amendment matters as well as government relations and representing clients with policy makers in order to negotiate compromises that are best for all parties.
The honorees were chosen through a two-pronged process. The selection committee spent months reviewing nominations and researching bar association publications and legal blogs in order to identify promising candidates. Nominations from mentors, peers and colleagues were accepted. The selection committee also made editorial picks of attorneys who had noteworthy accomplishments, especially those active in legal pipeline initiatives.