Awards & Recognitions

Locke Lord Partner Krystle Tadesse Selected to Providence Business News' 2022 40 Under Forty List

June 10, 2022

Krystle Tadesse, a Partner based in the Firm’s Providence office, has been named to Providence Business News’ 18th annual 2022 40 Under Forty list. The award recognizes her outstanding career success and involvement within the community. Tadesse will be honored at an in-person event on July 21.

Tadesse was a 2021 Fellow of the Leadership Council on Legal Diversity and a past President of the Rhode Island Women’s Bar Association. In 2021, she was appointed to serve as Chair of the Rhode Island Judicial Nominating Commission, the first woman of color to hold the position. She is also a member of the Board of Trustees and Co-Chairs the Trusteeship Committee of The Gordon School, and she serves as the Chair of the Board of Directors of Reach Out and Read Rhode Island.

She has a broad business litigation and counseling practice where she represents clients in complex disputes across a number of industries in state and federal courts throughout the Northeast as well as in matters before the Federal Trade Commission, U.S. Department of Justice, Environmental Protection Agency, Occupational Safety and Health Administration and their state equivalents.

Read Krystle’s profile in Providence Business News and view the full list of Providence Business News’ 2022 40 Under Forty honorees (subscription may be required).