MILWAUKEE — The Wisconsin LGBT Chamber of Commerce is excited to announce that Whyte Hirschboeck Dudek S.C. (WHD), one of Wisconsin’s leading law firms, has joined the Chamber as its newest Gold Founding Member.
“We are excited to welcome WHD as a member of the Wisconsin LGBT Chamber of Commerce,” said Jason Rae, executive director of the Wisconsin LGBT Chamber of Commerce. “WHD understands the importance of being an inclusive and supportive work environment, and they know the value that LGBT employees bring to their firm.”
WHD plays a significant role in shaping political, economic, environmental and legal landscapes. With offices in Milwaukee and Madison, as well as Chicago, the firm has more than 150 professionals practicing in more than 50 industry and specialty areas.
“WHD is excited to join the Wisconsin LGBT Chamber of Commerce,” said Timothy Posnanski, shareholder and chair of the Litigation Practice Group, who is one of the founding members of the Chamber’s Board of Directors. “The firm is committed to building a more diverse business community across the state.”
“We embrace the diversity of our clients, business associates, and their employees, and we strive to maintain an inclusive working environment at our firm,” added Paul Eberle, WHD’s chief executive. “Diversity and inclusiveness benefit all of us and, as such, we look forward to developing our relationship with the Chamber.”
In addition to joining the Chamber, Whyte Hirschboeck Dudek is serving as the presenting sponsor for the upcoming LGBT Business Diversity Summit hosted by the LGBT Chamber.
The Wisconsin LGBT Chamber of Commerce is an organization of gay, lesbian, bisexual, transgender and LGBT-allied businesses, corporations, and professionals throughout the state of Wisconsin. It offers networking opportunities, business development efforts within the LGBT community and educational programming to its members.
Membership information can be found online at: www.wislgbtchamber.com.