Jared Slade, partner in Alston & Bird’s Litigation & Trial Practice Group, has been selected for the Dallas Regional Chamber’s “Leadership Dallas Class of 2021,” the premier leadership development program in the Dallas Region.
One of only 44 leaders selected to the program, Slade represents clients in a variety of commercial litigation matters in the financial services, real estate, and telecommunications industries. For example, he advises financial services providers in suits alleging breach of contract, fraud, and numerous federal and state securities law violations and handles numerous actions relating to fiduciary duties for trustees, general partners, and managing members. He also serves as the firm’s Dallas Hiring Partner and chairs the Dallas Pro Bono Committee.
Slade was also featured for his pro bono work as one of “DVAP’s Finest” by the Dallas Volunteer Attorney Program in the August 2020 issue of Headnotes, the monthly publication of the Dallas Bar Association.
Founded in 1975, Leadership Dallas prepares a diverse group of leaders through a nine-month curriculum that explores critical issues and creates positive change. The program serves as an opportunity for acknowledged and aspiring leaders to continue their professional development and cultivate a demonstrated commitment to serving the community. Leadership Dallas has more than 2,000 graduates who continue to impact the region.
The Dallas Regional Chamber is one of the most established business organizations in the nation and serves as the voice of business and the champion of economic development and growth in the Dallas Region.