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 March 29, 2018):

Platinum Patron – $75,000 & Up

D.C. Office of Victim Services
District of Columbia Bar Foundation
Kirkland & Ellis LLP*
Latham & Watkins LLP*
Sidley Austin 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*
D.C. Department of Insurance, Securities and Banking
Gilbert LLP
Mayer Brown LLP
Eugene & Agnes E. Meyer Foundation
Miller & Chevalier Chartered*
Morrison & Foerster LLP*
Munger, Tolles & Olson LLP
Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman LLP*
Ujala Foundation
Williams & Connolly LLP

Bronze Patron – $20,000-$29,999

Arent Fox LLP*
Buckley Sandler LLP*
The Morris and Gwendolyn Cafritz Foundation
Debevoise & Plimpton LLP
Hogan Lovells US LLP
Jenner & Block LLP*
Orrick, Herrington & Sutcliffe LLP
Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison LLP
Steptoe & Johnson LLP*
The Bernard & Anne Spitzer Charitable Trust
Sterne, Kessler, Goldstein & Fox P.L.L.C.
United Way
Wiley Rein LLP
Zuckerman Spaeder LLP*

Patron – $10,000-$19,999

Allen & Overy LLP
Altria Group, Inc.
Bailey & Glasser LLP
Baker Botts L.L.P.
Blank Rome LLP
Boies, Schiller & Flexner LLP*
Bryan Cave LLP
Caplin & Drysdale, Chartered
Cohen & Gresser LLP
Community Foundation for the National Capital Region
Cooley LLP
Crowell & Moring LLP*
Davis & Harman LLP
Davis Polk & Wardwell LLP
Equal Justice Works
Ernst & Young LLP
Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer US LLP
Fried, Frank, Harris, Shriver & Jacobson LLP
Goodwin Proctor LLP
Herb Block Foundation
Hughes Hubbard & Reed LLP
Hunton & Williams LLP
Ivins, Phillips & Barker, Chartered
James W. & Frances G. McGlothlin Foundation
Jones Day*
Katten Muchin Rosenman LLP
Kelley Drye & Warren LLP
King & Spalding LLP
Morgan, Lewis & Bockius LLP
Northrop Grumman Corporation
O’Melveny & Myers LLP
Reed Smith LLP
Ropes & Gray LLP
Simpson Thacher & Bartlett LLP
Share Fund
Sullivan  & Cromwell LLP
Weil, Gotshal & Manges LLP
Weisbrod Matteis & Copley PLLC*
Willkie Farr & Gallagher 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