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MAY 16, 2017 – The partners of Davis Wright Tremaine elected new leadership for the firm’s executive committee, which provides long-range planning and policy direction for the firm.

Mark Berry, a partner in our Bellevue office, has been elected chair of the executive committee, and Sarah English Tune, a partner in our Seattle and New York offices, has been elected vice-chair.

Berry is a highly experienced employment lawyer and recently became firmwide chair of the firm’s 75-attorney employment services group. He is recognized for excellence by all three of the top lawyer-ranking organizations: Chambers USA, Best Lawyers, and Super Lawyers. He is also the former partner-in-charge of our Bellevue office

Tune is co-chair of the firm’s national corporate and business transactions practice. She represents companies and investors, primarily in the consumer sector, and has helped to build the firm’s nationally recognized practice serving the food and beverage and restaurant industries.

Three new members were also elected to the executive committee:

  • Allison Davis, a partner in our San Francisco office, who has both an antitrust counseling and litigation practice;
  • Emilio Gonzalez, a partner in the employment practice in our Los Angeles office; and
  • Kelsey Sheldon, a labor and employment partner in our Bellevue office.

Davis Wright Tremaine continues to build its record of excellence and leadership in the legal industry. The firm was named “Innovative Law Firm of the Year” each of the past two years by the International Legal Technology Association. Jeff Gray remains the firm’s managing partner.

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