NC Chamber Praises Smith Anderson for Its Commitment to Civic Engagement and Leadership
In an NC Chamber newsletter entitled Behind the Business, Smith Anderson is singled out for its century-long tradition of service, specifically its commitment to civic engagement and leadership. The profile of the firm by the leading business advocacy organization in North Carolina conveys an outstanding testament to Smith Anderson's consistent professionalism and civic commitment to help others, as well as our ability to maintain a high level of client and community service.
The article continues with high praises notating various examples of our exemplary culture of service, giving back to the communities we serve and encouraging our attorneys to become deeply embedded in the civic infrastructure of our local communities. One example mentioned is that the firm’s lawyers are also actively engaged in dozens of non-profits in the Triangle, and our team is proud to support more than 75 not-for-profits and associations through sponsorships and volunteer time.
"Smith Anderson also implemented a bonus award for associates who complete a certain number of hours of non-billable work, including service to the profession and non-profits," stated the Chamber. "This, in addition to their current service commitments."
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The NC Chamber is the leading business advocacy organization in North Carolina. The statewide organization works in the legislative, regulatory and political arenas to proactively drive positive change, ensuring that North Carolina is one of the best places in the world to do business. As the voice for business, the NC Chamber is committed to sharing stories and highlighting the organizations and people that keep our state moving forward. "Behind the Business" is a series of profiles featuring NC Chamber Cornerstone members doing great work in North Carolina.