Albert Dandridge Receives Diversity Leadership Award from Temple Law Alumni AssociationOn June 7, 2019 by Schnader in Diversity
Albert S. Dandridge, III will receive the Diversity Leadership Award from the Temple Law Alumni Association at their Annual Meeting on Monday, June 10, 2019. The Award recognizes a Temple Law graduate who has demonstrated a strong commitment, and made a substantial contribution, to diversity and to promoting full and equal participation and inclusion in the legal profession.
Dandridge is chair of Schnader’s Securities Practice Group and is the firm’s Chief Diversity Officer. His legal work is concentrated in municipal and corporate finance matters, and he regularly counsels major public companies, broker-dealers, and investment advisors on their securities reporting and financing requirements. Dandridge has been a longstanding leader in the Philadelphia Diversity Law Group as well as national diversity initiatives. In 2015, Dandridge served as the 88th Chancellor of the Philadelphia Bar Association. He is a decorated Vietnam Combat Veteran with the U.S. Marine Corps and was awarded, among many honors, the Bronze Star with Combat “V” for Valor and the Purple Heart.