|Congratulations to the 2014 Beacon of Justice Winners|
NLADA presented the Beacon of Justice Award to 25 law firms at the Exemplar Award Dinner on June 26, 2014, in front of more than 500 guests at the beautiful Mayflower Hotel in Washington, D.C. The audience was comprised of a cross section of the legal community that came together in support of NLADA’s mission of securing equal access to justice for all.
|Justice Ginsburg Advises Young Women Never to Give Up|
NLADA bestowed the Justice John Paul Stevens Lifetime Achievement Award on U.S. Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg at the inaugural NLADA Leadership Appreciation Luncheon on Friday, June 27, at the historic Mayflower Hotel in Washington, D.C. Retired U.S. Supreme Court Justice John Paul Stevens presented the Award to Justice Ginsburg in front of a standing ovation. After the award presentation, both Justices graciously participated in an in-depth Q & A session, with all questions posed by event attendees. The nearly 200 guests present were captivated as Justices Ginsburg and Stevens offered their opinions on issues ranging from specialized courts to civil right to counsel.
|NLADA Raises Record $1.1 Million at Exemplar Award Dinner|
NLADA hosted an unprecedented number of guests at the record-breaking $1.1 million NLADA Exemplar Award Dinner on Thursday, June 26, at the beautiful Mayflower Hotel in Washington, D.C. More than 500 representatives from the equal justice community came together at the Dinner to celebrate the achievements of dedicated advocates from the public, private, and corporate legal arenas. Click here to view the full photo album from the dinner. The generous support contributed to the event will greatly enhance NLADA’s ability to support providers of civil and defender legal services over the coming year. NLADA is deeply thankful to every event sponsor, and every dinner committee member who played a critical role in the success of this event.
Items of Note
- Harrison McIver Receives Dorsey Award from ABA
- Webinar: Pretrial Justice Reform
- Free Webinar: Creating Social Biography Videos to Humanize Clients for Better Case Resolutions
- New Fellowship Launched to Build Healthcare Expertise Among Civil Legal Aid Leaders
- Materials and Links from February 12th Federal Funding Teleconference