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Linda A. Klein, Georgia Benefactor Fellow and Immediate Past ABA President, Named Daily Report's Attorney of the Year

July 13, 2018, Fellows in the news

Linda A. Klein, senior managing shareholder at Baker Donelson and immediate past president of the American Bar Association (ABA), has been recognized with the Daily Report's prestigious Attorney of the Year award.

Ms. Klein was honored during the 2018 Georgia Legal Awards hosted by the Daily Report on June 28 in Atlanta, Georgia. She was recognized for her work as president of the American Bar Association, including protecting access to justice and the rule of law. During her term as president of the ABA, Ms. Klein was the national voice of the legal profession, defending justice and the rule of law during a tumultuous year. She spoke out on issues such as the independence of the judiciary, due process and access to justice. 

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