Servant of Justice Awards Dinner


The 28th Annual Servant of Justice Awards Dinner

April 25, 2017
JW Marriott
1331 Pennsylvania Avenue, NW
Washington, DC

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

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2017 Servant of Justice Award Honorees

Vanita Gupta Vanita Gupta
Formerly the Head of the U.S. Department of Justice’s Civil Rights Division

Don Verrilli Donald B. Verrilli, Jr.
Munger, Tolles & Olson LLP

2017 Servant of Justice Awards Dinner Sponsors

Legal Aid expresses its deepest appreciation to the generous law firm and corporate sponsors of its 28th Annual Servant of Justice Awards Dinner (as of February 24, 2017).

Champion of Justice

LW Sponsorship

Leader of Justice



Defender of Justice

Guardian of Justice

Arnold & Porter Kaye Scholer LLP
Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison LLP
Steptoe & Johnson LLP

Advocate of Justice

Altria Group, Inc.
Bailey & Glasser LLP
Blank Rome LLP
Crowell & Moring LLP
Morrison & Foerster LLP
Weil, Gotshal & Manges LLP

Steward of Justice

Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati

Dinner Co-Chairs

Peter Thomas
Simpson Thacher & Bartlett LLP

Jonice Gray Tucker
BuckleySandler LLP

Dinner Committee

Kwaku Akowuah
Sidley Austin LLP

Stephen D. Brody
O’Melveny & Myers LLP

Graeme W. Bush
Zuckerman Spaeder LLP

Richard Byrne
ExxonMobil Company

John T. Byrnes
Cooley LLP

Michael Calhoon
Baker Botts LLP

Sheila Cheston
Northrop Grumman Corporation

Annemargaret Connolly
Weil, Gotshal & Manges LLP

Leslie Davis
Crowell & Moring LLP

Maria Earley
Reed Smith LLP

Nora Garrote
Venable LLP

Daniel G. Jarcho
Alston & Bird LLP

Kenneth Klein
Mayer Brown LLP

Jennifer Levy
Kirkland & Ellis LLP

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

Alon Vogel
ADG Strategy LLC

Catherine Ziobro
The Carlyle Group

Michael Zolandz
Dentons US LLP



Photos and highlights from the 2016 Servant of Justice Awards Dinner