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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.

Our 2020 Awards Ceremony was a high-spirited virtual event that took place on December 3.

Our 2020 awards recipients were:

Presidents Award for Public Service
Paul M. Smith
Campaign Legal Center

Government Pro Bono Award
Josephine Bahn
Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation

Law Firm Award
Fried Frank Harris Shriver & Jacobson LLP

Legal Services Award
Allison Miles-Lee
Bread for the City

Check out these highlights from the 2020 Ceremony.

Video Introduction of Paul Smith, Recipient of the 2020 Presidents Award for Public Service

Photo Album

Thank you to our 2020 Awards Ceremony Sponsors

Champion

Compass Lexecon

Trailblazer

Arnold & Porter
Kirkland & Ellis

Defender

Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld
Consilio
Covington & Burling
Dentons
Fried Frank Harris Shriver & Jacobson
Hogan Lovells
Jenner & Block
Morgan Lewis & Bockius
Seyfarth
Steptoe Foundation
Zuckerman Spaeder

Pioneer

AlixPartners
Arent Fox
Buckley
Bynum & Jenkins
Capital One
Cooley
Crowell & Moring
Dechert
DLA Piper
Faegre Drinker Biddle & Reath
Finnegan Henderson Farrabow Garrett & Dunner
Jim Sandman
King & Spalding
TM Financial Forensics
US Legal Support
Wiley

If you would like to become a sponsor, please contact our Executive Director, Nancy Lopez, at nlopez@wclawyers.org or 202-942-5063.

 

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

2019 Awards Ceremony

Sponsors
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2018 Awards Ceremony

Sponsors
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2017 Awards Ceremony

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