December 01, 2017

2017 Volunteer Awards Dinner

The Project presented Hogan Lovells and O’Melveny & Myers with Exceptional Service Awards at its annual Volunteer Recognition & Awards Event on October 26, 2017. It also awarded each member of the Arkansas Capital Habeas Unit with the Guiding Hand of Counsel Award for their extraordinary dedication and service to their capital clients. Keynote speaker and recent death row exoneree Isaiah McCoy spoke about the impact that capital defense attorneys have on the lives of their clients. See pictures and video of the event, as well as additional information about the award winners.

Thank you to all our 2017 sponsors!


Hogan Lovells



Arnold & Porter Kaye Scholer

Crowell & Moring LLP

Kirkland & Ellis LLP

O'Melveny & Myers LLP

Steptoe & Johnson LLP



Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP


ABA Death Penalty Due Process Review Project

Liskow & Lewis