09.24.2009 M. Nicole Williams Named to Inside Business’ 2009 Top 40 Under 40 Class
VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. – Williams Mullen is pleased to announce that M. Nicole Williams, a partner in the firm’s corporate practice, has been named to Inside Business’ 2009 Top 40 Under 40 Class. Ms. Williams was recognized for her strong leadership, tremendous work ethic and an outstanding attitude within the practice of law. She also extends herself to the community by assuming the role of chairman last year with the Aquarium Connection, a group of young professionals who support the Virginia Aquarium & Marine Science Museum; member of board of trustees for the Virginia Aquarium & Marine Science Museum Foundation; member of board for the Towne Bank Leadership Alliance; and member of Animal House, a group of young professionals who support the Virginia Beach SPCA.
“This award is representative by the many hats she wears throughout the work day as well as her role in the growth of the firm within Hampton Roads.,” said Thomas R. Frantz, President and Chief Operating Officer of the firm. “I am very proud to call Nikki a colleague.”
Inside Business’ Top 40 Under 40 began in 1999 as a way of recognizing the future leadership of Hampton Roads. Each year the journal recognizes the top talent in the area that has not only made a significant contribution to their career field, but also to the community.