PRESS RELEASE

August 9, 2012

Attorney Cairns Presents on Leadership to Manchester Professionals

CONCORD, NH — R. Matthew Cairns, litigation attorney with Gallagher, Callahan and Gartrell and and immediate past president of DRI — The Voice of the Defense Bar, presented a talk on "A Different Take on Leadership and How Organizations Can Empower All Employees to Be Leaders" to the Manchester Works for Professionals networking event hosted by the New Hampshire Department of Employment Security.

Cairns discussed his views on the essential qualities of leadership – Self Awareness, Stewardship, Indifference, Empowerment and Love – and how they can be used in developing a better team approach to organizational success. His views on leadership are based on much reading as well as practical experience, including his leadership of DRI, the world's largest organization of lawyers defending individual and business interests in civil litigation.

Attorney Cairns represents the interests of individuals, insurers, manufacturers, transportation and other companies in diverse commercial, complex and traditional litigation matters in all state and federal courts and state agencies. Cairns serves as general counsel to several closely held businesses in New Hampshire and is also experienced in general corporate and municipal representation, and risk management training. Matt is selected for inclusion in The Best Lawyers in America® in the field of Personal Injury Litigation, and named to the 2011 list of New England Super Lawyers® for Personal Injury Defense - Products.

Gallagher, Callahan & Gartrell is a leading business and litigation law firm located in Concord, New Hampshire.

Learn more at www.gcglaw.com.


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