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 to Legal Aid (as of July 16, 2018):

Platinum Patron – $75,000 & Up

D.C. Office of Victim Services and Justice Grants
District of Columbia Bar Foundation
Kirkland & Ellis LLP*
Latham & Watkins LLP*
Venable LLP

Gold Patron – $50,000-$74,999

Covington & Burling LLP*
D.C. Office of The Tenant Advocate
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*
Alston & Bird LLP
Arnold & Porter LLP*
Dentons US LLP*
Gilbert LLP
Mayer Brown LLP
Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman LLP*
Ujala Foundation

Bronze Patron – $20,000-$29,999

Arent Fox LLP*
The Morris and Gwendolyn Cafritz Foundation
Munger, Tolles & Olson LLP
Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison LLP
Sidley Austin LLP
Steptoe & Johnson LLP*
Wiley Rein LLP

Patron – $10,000-$19,999

Allen & Overy LLP
Bailey & Glasser LLP
Baker Botts L.L.P.
Blank Rome LLP
Buckley Sandler LLP*
Cooley LLP
Crowell & Moring LLP*
D.C. Department of Insurance, Securities and Banking
Debevoise & Plimpton LLP
Equal Justice Works
Ernst & Young LLP
Goodwin Proctor LLP
Hogan Lovells US LLP
Jenner & Block LLP*
Jones Day*
Kelley Drye & Warren LLP
Morgan, Lewis & Bockius LLP
Morrison & Foerster LLP*
Northrop Grumman Corporation
O’Melveny & Myers LLP
Ropes & Gray LLP
Simpson Thacher & Bartlett LLP
Sullivan  & Cromwell LLP
United Way
Weil, Gotshal & Manges LLP
Weisbrod Matteis & Copley PLLC*
Williams & Connolly LLP
Willkie Farr & Gallagher LLP
Zuckerman Spaeder LLP*

* Represents firms participating in the D.C. Access to Justice Commission’s Raising the Bar in D.C. 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