Saleem Mawji, a Member of law firm Norris McLaughlin, P.A., Co-Chair of its Litigation Practice Group, and Co-Chair of the Diversity Committee, will facilitate a breakout session at the Lehigh Valley Inter-Regional Networking & Connecting Consortium’s (LINC) inaugural “CEO Action Regional Summit for Inclusive Excellence,” as a member of its Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion (DEI) Council. Norris McLaughlin is a proud sponsor of the event, and Oldrich Foucek, III, also a Member of the firm, will be in attendance as well.
About the CEO Action Regional Summit for Inclusive Excellence
Exclusively for CEOs in the Lehigh Valley, the CEO Action Regional Summit aims to teach participants about LINC; discuss the reasons we need to partner to improve diversity, equity, and inclusion for the benefit of the Lehigh Valley; and create a Lehigh Valley version of the CEO Action pledge to include local organizations. In the breakout session, Saleem will discuss the following:
- What support is missing for you in the space of CEO?
- What support as a CEO and leader of your company/organization including in the space of DEI would be beneficial to you?
- Would having a regional collaborative network be of interest?
When: Thursday, February 4, 2021
7:30 – 10:00 a.m.
About Saleem Mawji
Saleem devotes his practice to complex commercial litigation matters, focusing primarily on three areas: shareholder disputes, fraudulent investigations, and construction law. He represents businesses of all sizes, including some of the Lehigh Valley’s largest companies, in state and federal court. Saleem has represented corporations, majority shareholders, and minority shareholders in legal disputes including oppression rights cases and disputes within closely-held companies. He helps clients to understand their rights and obligations under Pennsylvania’s Business Corporation Law and the issues involved in allegations of shareholder “freeze-out.”
Saleem was honored in 2016 as one of the “Forty Under 40” in Lehigh Valley Business, which recognizes young professionals who exhibit talent and promise and have a well-documented track record of achievements in business. A 2014 graduate of Lehigh Valley Leadership, he is a member of the Board of Associates of Lehigh Valley Health Network and Muhlenberg College. Saleem is on the Board of Community Bike Works, is a Member of the Allentown Chamber of Commerce, and is a member of the Fellowship of the Construction Lawyers Society of America. He is a past board member of the Cancer Support Community of the Greater Lehigh Valley and a past member of the Steering Committee of the Philadelphia Young Lawyer’s Division of the American Bar Association’s White Collar Crime Committee.