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Our annual awards ceremony gives us a chance to recognize the outstanding contributions of lawyers who perform pro bono and public-interest work.  This year’s awards ceremony will take place on Thursday, December 5, at 6:30 pm at Arnold & Porter (601 Massachusetts Avenue NW). Save the date!

Nominations are now open for our Legal Services Award and Government Pro Bono Award. Please submit nomination materials to Nancy Lopez at The deadline for nominations is Friday, October 4, 2019 by 5:00 pm ET.

We are grateful for the support of our awards ceremony sponsors. If you or your organization would like to become a sponsor, please contact Nancy Lopez at Our 2018 sponsors were:


Arnold & Porter LLP
Kirkland & Ellis LLP


Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP
Buckley Sandler LLP
Covington & Burling LLP
Fried Frank Harris Shriver & Jacobson LLP
Hogan Lovells
Mayer Brown
Sidley Austin LLP


Arent Fox
Capital One Bank
Cooley LLP
Crowell & Moring
Dechert LLP
King & Spalding
Paul Lee
Morgan Lewis & Bockius LLP
Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman LLP
Seyfarth Shaw LLP
Steptoe & Johnson LLP
TM Financial Forensics
Wiley Rein

Past Award Winners

Past Winners – By Year

Past Winners – Presidents Award for Public Service

Past Winners – Government Pro Bono Award

Past Winners – Legal Services Award

Past Winners – Law Firm Award

Past Winners – Other Awards

More on our past Awards Ceremonies

2018 Awards Ceremony

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2017 Awards Ceremony

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