Wilkinson Stekloff Lawyers Named to LCLD 2024 Class

Wilkinson Stekloff is pleased to announce its selection of two rising leaders to participate in the Leadership Council on Legal Diversity (LCLD) Pathfinder Program. LCLD prepares future generations of diverse talent for the highest positions of leadership, and their programs are a premier professional development platform designed for diverse, high-potential attorneys. This year, Wilkinson Stekloff is sponsoring Associates Caroline Li and Tania Martinez.

Lawyers selected for the LCLD Pathfinder Program demonstrate leadership skills, a positive impact on their organization, engagement within the community, and a commitment to diversity and inclusion. Participants will receive professional and personal development opportunities, leadership training, and relationship-building opportunities, including access to LCLD members and alumni throughout the year-long program. 

Caroline has represented corporate clients in both antitrust and products liability matters, and has been a member of two trial teams for a major pharmaceutical and biotechnology company. Prior to becoming an associate at Wilkinson Stekloff, Caroline served as a law clerk to the Honorable Pamela K. Chen of the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of New York. Caroline attended Harvard Law School, where she was an editor for the Journal of Law and Technology and a finalist in the Ames Moot Court Competition, in which her team won Best Brief. 

Tania has represented corporate clients in products liability and regulatory matters. She also maintains an active pro bono practice and recently received “High Honors” from the 2022 D.C. Court of Appeals’ Capital Pro Bono Honor Roll for providing over 100 hours of pro bono service to D.C. residents. Tania attended Northwestern Law School, where she was an associate editor for the Journal of Law and Social Policy and a member of the Northwestern Bartlit Center Trial Team, which awarded her Best Overall Attorney in the 2021 Southern Classic Trial Advocacy Competition.