Leadership Cabinet

Recognizing Institutional Donors

Legal Aid’s Leadership Cabinet recognizes organizational donors — law firms, corporations, and foundations — that support our work in significant ways. Legal Aid raises the vast majority of its funding through private contributions, so the importance of this support cannot be overstated. We are proud to recognize the following Leadership Cabinet members who have provided financial support in 2016 (as of November 2):

Platinum Patron – $75,000 & Up

Covington & Burling LLP*
D.C. Office of Victim Services
District of Columbia Bar Foundation
Kirkland & Ellis LLP*
Latham & Watkins LLP*

Gold Patron – $50,000-$74,999

Alston & Bird LLP
D.C. Office of the Tenant Advocate
The Eugene & Agnes E. Meyer Foundation
Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP
Wilmer Cutler Pickering Hale and Dorr LLP*

Silver Patron – $30,000-$49,999

Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP*
Arent Fox LLP*
Arnold & Porter LLP*
Consumer Health Foundation
Gilbert LLP
Mayer Brown LLP*
Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman LLP*
Sidley Austin LLP*
Ujala Foundation
Williams & Connolly LLP

Bronze Patron – $20,000-$29,999

The Morris and Gwendolyn Cafritz Foundation
D.C. Department of Insurance, Securities and Banking
Dentons US LLP*
Hogan Lovells US LLP
Miller & Chevalier Chartered*
Orrick, Herrington & Sutcliffe LLP*
Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison LLP
United Way
Venable LLP
Wiley Rein LLP
Wilkinson Walsh + Eskovitz LLP
Zuckerman Spaeder LLP*

Patron – $10,000-$19,999

Bailey & Glasser LLP
Baker Botts L.L.P.
Blank Rome LLP
Boies, Schiller & Flexner LLP*
BuckleySandler LLP*
Cooley LLP
Crowell & Moring LLP*
Debevoise & Plimpton LLP
Equal Justice Works
Fried, Frank, Harris, Shriver & Jacobson LLP
Goodwin Procter LLP
Herb Block Foundation
Jenner & Block LLP*
Jones Day*
Katten Muchin Rosenman LLP
Kelley Drye & Warren LLP
King & Spalding LLP
Morgan, Lewis & Bockius LLP
Morrison & Foerster LLP*
Northrop Grumman Corporation
O’Melveny & Myers LLP
Reed Smith LLP
Sargent Shriver National Center on Poverty Law
Share Fund
Simpson Thacher & Bartlett LLP
Steptoe & Johnson LLP*
Sterne, Kessler, Goldstein & Fox P.L.L.C.
Sullivan & Cromwell LLP
Weil, Gotshal & Manges LLP

* Represents firms participating in the DC Access to Justice Commission’s Raising the Bar in DC Campaign. The Campaign’s goal is to substantially increase financial support to the District’s legal services community by establishing benchmarks for law firm giving and annually recognizing and celebrating those firms that have donated at benchmark levels.

In addition to their generous financial contributions, the following firms loan an associate to Legal Aid on a full-time basis for 4- or 6-month rotations:

Arnold & Porter LLP
Crowell & Moring LLP
Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP
Sidley Austin LLP
Steptoe & Johnson LLP