Karyllan Dodson Mack, 35 K&L Gates LLP, Partner
Accomplishments: Developing a growing reputation as an accomplished environmental
lawyer; overseeing complex matters for sophisticated clients, including companies alleged to be responsible for one of the nation's largest Superfund sites; leading a nongovernmental organization, called the Sustainable Remediation Forum, dedicated to the development of sustainable practices in the remediation of hazardous waste sites; authoring several papers, articles and white papers on environmental law; providing pro bono legal assistance, through Partners for Women and Justice, to clients seeking temporary and final restraining orders.
Most Influential Role Model: "My mother. She's had a successful career, she's an amazing parent and she volunteers an enormous amount of her time."
Essential App: "Calculator. I hate math."
People Would Be Surprised to Know: "I have a license to teach jazz, ballet and tumbling."
With $1 Million to Donate, You Would Support: "Anything to do with kids."
Karyllan Dodson Mack
K&L Gates LLP
Newark, Essex County
Super power: Stopping time