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Finalist for Managing Partners Forum Leadership Development Award

Press Release
January 17, 2017

Bilzin Sumberg is pleased to announce it is one of only six international finalists for the Managing Partners' Forum (MPF) award honoring the Best Program for Leadership Development, which is part of the MPF Awards for Management Excellence 2017. The other finalists include BDO, Bird & Bird, Dentons, Mathesons, and Mourant Ozannes. The winner will be announced March 8 in London.

Bilzin Sumberg is being recognized for its Strategic Analysis Planning Program, which the Firm designed to further develop key skills of its future leaders: collaboration, consensus building, strategic thinking, and accountability for themselves and others.

“Our Firm embraces a philosophy of identifying talented attorneys in the early and middle stages of their careers and allowing them to grow into leadership roles through a combination of mentorship, formal coaching, and real life experience,” said Managing Partner John C. Sumberg.

Bilzin Sumberg is frequently recognized by a variety of legal publications, including Chambers USA, Benchmark Litigation, and The Best Lawyers in America. In December, Bilzin Sumberg was one of the five national Antitrust Litigation finalists in the National Law Journal's third annual America’s Elite Trial Lawyers Awards.

MPF is a membership organization dedicated to helping professional firms grow by providing insights to improve performance, increase profitability, and prepare for an uncertain future.

About Bilzin Sumberg
Bilzin Sumberg is a commercial law firm based in Florida. The Firm’s core practices include Business Finance & Restructuring, Corporate, Environmental, International, Land Development & Government Relations, Litigation, Real Estate, and Tax. For more information, please visit

John C. Sumberg

John C. Sumberg

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