05.05.2010 Williams Mullen Receives 2010 Employer All Star Diversity Excellence Award RICHMOND, VA. -- Williams Mullen announces that it received the 2010 Employer All Star Diversity Excellence Award from the Greater Richmond Chamber of Commerce, the Richmond Society of Human Resource Management and the Richmond Times-Dispatch. Williams Mullen is the first law firm to receive an Employer All Star award in the 12-year history of the program.

“Williams Mullen is committed to creating a workplace that values every employee and makes full use of every employee’s strengths and abilities,” said Thomas R. Frantz, President and CEO of the firm. “This award is a testament to that commitment.”

The Diversity Excellence Award recognized the firm’s commitment to employing a diverse and productive workforce with persons of all social, racial, ethnic and cultural backgrounds. It also recognized Williams Mullen’s commitment to providing opportunities for the professional development of all individuals.

The award was accepted by Naila Townes Ahmed, Director of Talent Management, and Dorene S. McKelvy, Manager of Professional Development and Diversity, at a breakfast in Richmond on May 5, 2010. For more information about the Employer All Star Awards please visit their website at