May 09, 2016

The 26th Annual Margaret Brent Women Lawyers of Achievement Awards Luncheon

Please join the Commission on Women for the 26th Annual Margaret Brent Women Lawyers of Achievement Awards Luncheon at the Annual Meeting in San Francisco, California, on Sunday, August 7, 2016, from 12:00pm–2:00pm. The award recognizes women lawyers who have achieved professional excellence in their field.

The 2016 Honorees:

Ginger Ehn Lew; managing director and general counsel; Cube Hydro Partners LLC; Bethesda, MD

Roberta D. Liebenberg; senior partner; Fine, Kaplan and Black, R.P.C.; Philadelphia, PA

Nancy E. O’Malley; district attorney; Alameda County District Attorney’s Office; Oakland, CA

Judith W. Rogers; circuit judge; U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit; Washington, D.C.

Judith A. Scott; general counsel, Service Employees International Union (SEIU) and senior partner, James & Hoffman, P.C.; Washington, D.C.

Pay tribute to the 2016 Margaret Brent honorees by purchasing a table (each table seats 10) and/or a special tribute in our commemorative awards program book. Tributes can be made to the honorees or other women lawyers who have touched your life or the lives of those around you. Reserved tables are $1,750, and full-page tributes are $1,000.

Corporate support opportunities also are available.

The ABA Commission on Women established the Margaret Brent Women Lawyers of Achievement Award in 1991 to recognize and celebrate the accomplishments of women lawyers. This award honors outstanding women lawyers who have achieved professional excellence within their area of specialty and have actively paved the way to success for other women lawyers. The award is presented to up to five women lawyers who excel in a variety of professional settings and who personify excellence on either the national, regional, or local level.

For more information, contact Kirsten Crowhurst at 312-988-5668, send an e-mail to Kirsten.Crowhurst@americanbar.org, or visit the Commission website at www.ambar.org/BrentAwards.