Freeborn & Peters LLP is pleased to announce that Cynthia A. Bergmann was inducted as President of the Association of Transportation Law Professionals (“ATLP”) for 2013-2014 at the ATLP’s 84th Annual Meeting in Atlantic Beach, Florida.
“I am honored and excited to take over the role of President of ATLP,” says Ms. Bergmann. “The organization has been a great resource to me over the years, providing informative publications and programming covering the complex issues facing all modes of transportation as well as wonderful opportunities to meet experts in all facets of the industry. I look forward to working with the entire Board to continue to advance the mission of this great organization.”
The ATLP is an independent non-profit organization of transportation law professionals committed to upholding the highest standards of conduct in the field. The Association aims to equip members with the necessary resources and education that will allow them to best serve their clients as they face a constantly changing and increasingly global transportation and logistics marketplace.
Cindy Bergmann is a Partner, Leader of the Transportation Team and Co-Leader of the Corporate Practice Group. Cindy advises transportation companies on their legal and business affairs, including mergers and acquisitions, financing, real estate and general corporate matters. Before joining Freeborn, she was U.S. Corporate Counsel for Canadian National Railroad where she managed all legal aspects of U.S. corporate, real estate and financial matters, including mergers and acquisitions, corporate governance, the acquisition and development of new facilities, the disposition of surplus assets, financing transactions, equipment leases, credit policy and bankruptcy management. Cindy has been a member of the ATLP for 14 years and has served as its President-Elect, Annual Meeting Program Chair, Treasurer and Secretary.
A full press release is attached.