Kim Koopersmith

Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP

Kim Koopersmith, chairperson of Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP, guides the firm’s strategic direction, heads the firm’s management committee and ensures the firm’s continued commitment to client service, diversity, pro bono work and attorney excellence. She has played a key role in enhancing the firm’s overall performance, earning recognition for her innovative and transformative approach to law firm leadership.

Ms. Koopersmith is involved in numerous community activities, including serving on the boards of the NAACP Legal Defense and Educational Fund, Her Justice, and the Leadership Council on Legal Diversity. She has also chaired the board of Equal Justice Works.