Honors and Awards

Blank Rome’s Laura Reathaford Named “Woman of Promise” by Comerica Bank Women’s Business Awards Program

Laura Reathaford - Woman of Promise 2018Blank Rome Partner Laura Reathaford was recognized as a “Woman of Promise” by the Comerica Bank Women’s Business Awards Program, presented in conjunction with the Los Angeles Lakers, at the Lakers game on Wednesday, March 28, 2018. The “Woman of Promise” award is a tribute to women who are rising stars in their chosen field or industry. Laura’s well-deserved award marks the third woman attorney in Blank Rome’s Los Angeles office who has been honored with the “Woman of Promise” designation, with Partners Ana Tagvoryan and Cheryl Chang receiving the award last year.

The Women’s Business Awards Program recognizes women in leadership in Southern California based on five distinct categories: Woman of Entrepreneurship, Woman of Business, Woman of Philanthropy, Woman of Diversity, and Woman of Promise. Honorees are recognized on court at a Lakers game. For more information on this program, please click here.

At Blank Rome, Laura Reathaford focuses her practice on management-side employment litigation, with an emphasis on wage and hour collective and class actions, including representative actions under the Private Attorney General Act. She also represents the management of public and private businesses in the banking, healthcare, telecommunications, and grocery retailer industries, both in California and nationwide. Since 2013, Laura has been listed as a “Southern California Rising Star” by Super Lawyers.