Diane Webster Named to Diversity MBA Magazine’s Top 100 Under 50 Diverse Executive & Emerging Leaders

July 16, 2012

Diane E. Webster, a Partner in the Chicago office of Hinshaw & Culbertson LLP, has been named to Diversity MBA Magazine’s “2012 Top 100 Under 50 Diverse Executive & Emerging Leaders" list. The list consists of highly talented executives and emerging leaders who have made a tremendous impact on leadership in their company and/or community. Ms. Webster and the others selected were chosen based upon their position within their business, scope of responsibility, civic achievement and advanced degrees held.

Ms. Webster focuses her practice on civil defense litigation including medical and health care litigation, products liability, pharmaceutical liability, and medical/surgical device litigation. Her practice also includes premises liability, municipal law and government litigation. Ms. Webster was selected as a 2011 Fellow in the inaugural year of the Leadership Counsel on Legal Diversity’s (LCLD) Fellows program. The LCLD program is designed to increase diversity at the leadership levels of law firms and corporate legal departments throughout the country. She serves as Executive Vice President of ALPFA Chicago, a nonprofit organization dedicated to building Latino leaders. She is also a member of the Illinois Association of Defense Trial Counsel, Hispanic Lawyers Association of Illinois, and Hispanic National Bar Association.

Hinshaw & Culbertson LLP is a national law firm with over 450 attorneys providing coordinated legal services across the United States and in London. Hinshaw lawyers partner with businesses, governmental entities and individuals to help them effectively address legal challenges and seize opportunities. Founded in 1934, the firm represents clients in complex litigation and in regulatory and transactional matters.