Today, NYLPI was thrilled to honor Markus Diethelm, Group General Counsel of UBS, and Martin Flumenbaum, Senior Litigation Partner at Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison LLP at the 24th Annual Law & Society Award Luncheon. “NYLPI is celebrating 40 years of work with and for our communities,” said Executive Director McGregor Smyth. “Our success has been driven by both our partnerships with our clients, and the steadfast support of the legal community. Markus and Marty have been integral to our efforts to protect the rights of every New Yorker and to continue the fight for quality healthcare and housing, safe jobs, equal schools, and healthy neighborhoods. They stand as formidable examples of why it is so important – especially now – to use the power of law to ensure dignity, equality, and justice for all New Yorkers.” Read the full press release here.