Stars on the Rise at Dinsmore

October 27, 2011News Releases
Alicia Bond-Lewis, Paige Connelly, and Shanda Spurlock were recently selected as Rising Stars by the YWCA of Greater Cincinnati's Academy of Career Women of Achievement. The rising star program was created in 2002 as a way to mentor and support younger women (ages 25 to 40) in pursuit of excellence in their careers. Only members of the YWCA Board and Academy are eligible to nominate women as Rising Stars.

Alicia Bond-Lewis is a member of the firm’s Litigation Department. While the focus of her practice is general commercial litigation and construction matters, she also serves as the prosecutor for the Village of Silverton, Ohio. Bond-Lewis earned her J.D. from the University of Denver Sturm College of Law and her B.A. from Washington University.

Paige Connelly is a member of the firm’s Corporate Department. She concentrates her practice on corporate law and transactions, including mergers and acquisitions, forming new businesses, preparation and review of contracts, and general corporate governance matters. She earned her J.D. from The Ohio State University Moritz College of Law and her B.A. from Duke University.

Shanda Spurlock is a member of the firm’s Litigation Department. She focuses her practice in the area of complex commercial litigation, primarily involving the defense of businesses in contract-related and business torts litigation; litigation of natural resource related property disputes; and civil fiduciary issues and unfair competition. She earned her J.D. from the University of Dayton School of Law and her B.A. from Olivet Nazarene University.

About YWCA of Greater Cincinnati
The mission of the YWCA of Greater Cincinnati, as part of a pluralistic world movement, is to empower women of all races, ages, status, experience and beliefs to gain skills and knowledge, to take control of their lives and to influence their community. By means of education, advocacy and programming, the YWCA works to advance racial justice, international understanding and its women’s issues agenda. The YWCA’s current programming focuses on critical issues through: crisis intervention, training and education, health and wellness, and recognition and advocacy.