Pittsburgh – June 25, 2014 – Buchanan Ingersoll & Rooney is proud to announce that Associate Stefi Peralta Porter has been named to the Lawyers of Color’s Hot List honoring early- to mid-career minority attorneys in the Eastern region.

Porter focuses her practice on a full range of corporate transactional and general commercial matters, including mergers and acquisitions, commercial contracts, securities law compliance, commercial lending and general corporate governance.

The 100 honorees will be profiled in Lawyers Of Color’s Second Annual Hot List Special Issue (July 2014).

The honorees were chosen through a two-pronged process. The Selection Committee spent months reviewing nominations and researching bar publications and legal blogs in order to identify promising candidates. They accepted nominations from mentors, peers, and colleagues. They also made editorial picks based on research of attorneys who had noteworthy accomplishments or were active in legal pipeline initiatives.

About Lawyers of Color
Lawyers of Color has been recognized by the American Bar Association, National Black Law Students Association, and National Association of Black Journalists. The company provides research, career development, and brand marketing opportunities to our clients. With a core readership of 35,000, nearly 200,000 unique blog visitors, and nearly 4,000 followers and fans, they have the largest social media presence of any minority legal organization.

About the Firm
Buchanan Ingersoll & Rooney PC (www.bipc.com) has more than 530 attorneys and government relations professionals practicing throughout the United States, with 19 offices in California, Colorado, Delaware, Florida, New Jersey, New York, North Carolina, Pennsylvania, Virginia and Washington, D.C. # # #