Servant of Justice Awards Dinner

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27th Annual Servant of Justice Awards Dinner!
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Please join us next year for the 28th Annual Servant of Justice Awards Dinner
April 25, 2017

The 27th Annual Servant of Justice Awards Dinner

 

April 28, 2016
JW Marriott
1331 Pennsylvania Avenue, NW
Washington, DC

6:00 pm – Opening Reception
7:15 pm – Dinner, Awards Program & Dessert Reception

 

Servant of Justice Award Honorees

MWEHeadShot Marian Wright Edelman
Children’s Defense Fund

Presented by the Honorable Patricia M. Wald
United States Court of Appeals for the D.C. Circuit (Retired)

Williamson_Thomas_300 greyscale Thomas S. Williamson, Jr.
Covington & Burling LLP

Presented by Eric H. Holder, Jr.,
Covington & Burling LLP

Klepper Prize for Volunteer Excellence Honoree

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Brendan Carroll
Alston & Bird LLP

Presented by Arlene Fine Klepper

 

2016 Servant of Justice Awards Dinner Sponsors

Support Legal Aid’s 2016 Servant of Justice Awards Dinner – see sponsorship opportunities here. Legal Aid expresses its deepest appreciation to the generous law firm and corporate sponsors of its 27th Annual Servant of Justice Awards Dinner.

Champion of Justice

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LW Sponsorship

Leader of Justice

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Defender of Justice

Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP
Arent Fox LLP
Gilbert LLP
Mayer Brown LLP
Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman LLP

Guardian of Justice

Arnold & Porter LLP
Dentons US LLP
Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison LLP
Sidley Austin LLP
Wilkinson Walsh + Eskovitz LLP

Advocate of Justice

Bailey & Glasser LLP
Baker Botts L.L.P.
Blank Rome LLP
BuckleySandler LLP
Cooley LLP
Debevoise & Plimpton LLP
Jones Day
Morrison & Foerster LLP
Northrop Grumman Corporation
O’Melveny & Myers LLP
Simpson Thacher & Bartlett LLP
The Steptoe Foundation
Sullivan & Cromwell LLP
Venable LLP
Weil, Gotshal & Manges LLP
Wiley Rein LLP
Zuckerman Spaeder LLP

Steward of Justice

Bloomberg Philanthropies
Boies, Schiller & Flexner LLP
Bryan Cave LLP
Cadwalader, Wickersham & Taft LLP
Citi Private Bank
Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton LLP
Crowell & Moring LLP
Cushman & Wakefield
Drinker Biddle & Reath LLP
Ernst & Young, LLP
Exxon Mobil Corporation
Fried, Frank, Harris, Shriver & Jacobson LLP
Goodwin Procter LLP
Hogan Lovells US LLP
Holland & Knight LLP
Hughes Hubbard & Reed LLP
Hunton & Williams LLP
Jenner & Block LLP
Katten Muchin Rosenman LLP
Katz Marshall & Banks, LLP
Kelley Drye & Warren LLP
Martin and Arlene Klepper
Kutak Rock LLP
Miller & Chevalier Chartered
Morgan, Lewis & Bockius LLP
Orrick, Herrington & Sutcliffe LLP
Perkins Coie LLP
Reed Smith LLP
Ropes & Gray LLP
Sterne, Kessler, Goldstein & Fox PLLC
Sutherland Asbill & Brennan LLP
Vinson & Elkins LLP
Weisbrod Matteis & Copley PLLC
Williams & Connolly LLP
Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati Foundation

Dinner Co-Chairs

Michael E. Nannes
Blank Rome LLP

Jonice Gray Tucker
BuckleySandler LLP

Dinner Host Committee

Daniel G. Jarcho
Alston & Bird LLP
President, Board of Trustees

Sheila Cheston
Northrop Grumman Corporation

Kenneth Klein
Mayer Brown LLP
Vice President, Board of Trustees

Michael E. Nannes
Blank Rome LLP

Eric Angel
Legal Aid
Executive Director

Jonice Gray Tucker
BuckleySandler LLP

Dinner Steering Committee

Stephen D. Brody
O’Melveny & Myers LLP

Graeme W. Bush
Zuckerman Spaeder LLP

Richard Byrne
ExxonMobil Pipeline Company

John T. Byrnes
Cooley LLP

Michael Calhoon
Baker Botts L.L.P.

Sheila Cheston
Northrop Grumman Corporation

Annemargaret Connolly
Weil, Gotshal & Manges LLP

Alan Dial
King & Spalding LLP

Nora Garrote
Venable LLP

Daniel G. Jarcho
Alston & Bird LLP

Jennifer Levy
Kirkland & Ellis LLP

Alex Young K. Oh
Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison LLP

Deanne M. Ottaviano
Arent Fox LLP

Kimberly Parker
Wilmer Cutler Pickering Hale and Dorr LLP

Kurt Richter
Cushman & Wakefield

Peter D. Shields
Wiley Rein LLP

Peter S. Spivack
Hogan Lovells US LLP

Ronald J. Tenpas
Morgan, Lewis & Bockius LLP

Peter Thomas
Simpson Thacher & Bartlett LLP

Alon Vogel
ADG Strategy LLC

Catherine Ziobro
The Carlyle Group