Law and Society Award Luncheon

February 13, 2020 12:00p.m. to 2:00p.m.
110 East 42nd Street, New York, New York 10017

Join us for our 27th annual NYLPI Law and Society Award Luncheon on February 13 from 12 p.m. to 2 p.m at Cipriani, 110 East 42nd Street, New York, New York 10017 between Lexington & Park Avenues.

NYLPI Law & Society LuncheonNYLPI’s annual Law & Society Award Luncheon is a premier event in New York City’s legal and corporate communities. The proceeds of the luncheon support NYLPI’s efforts to provide underrepresented New Yorkers with increased access to legal assistance.

Over the last twenty-six years, our luncheon has played host to sell-out crowds consisting of partners from New York City’s major law firms, federal judges, and prominent members of the City’s corporations. Our event includes a cocktail reception and seated luncheon while providing sponsors with recognition and networking opportunities.

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A list of confirmed event co-chairs is here.

2020 Honorees: 

John S. Siffert

Partner at Lankler Siffert Wohl LLP

David Zapolsky

Senior Vice President, General Counsel, and Secretary of Amazon

Read more about John Siffert and David Zapolsky here.

Sponsors of Law & Society receive high-level visibility while providing key operating support to the organization to make our work possible. Our ability to serve the needs of so many is strengthened by the commitment of the legal and corporate community.

Confirmed Sponsors as of 2/6/2020:

















Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton LLP
Dentons US LLP
Greenberg Traurig, LLP
Jenner & Block LLP
Kramer Levin Naftalis & Frankel LLP
Latham & Watkins LLP
Mayer Brown LLP
News Corporation
Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison LLP
Proskauer Rose LLP
Sullivan & Cromwell LLP
Walden Macht & Haran LLP
Weil, Gotshal & Manges LLP


Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP
American International Group, Inc. (AIG)
Cadwalader, Wickersham & Taft LLP
Chaffetz Lindsey LLP
Dechert LLP
Fried, Frank, Harris, Shriver & Jacobson LLP
Goodwin Procter LLP
Kaplan Hecker & Fink LLP
Kirkland & Ellis LLP
Marsh & McLennan Companies, Inc.
Morgan Stanley
Pfizer Inc
Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman LLP
Ropes & Gray LLP
Seyfarth Shaw LLP
Sheppard Mullin
Sidley Austin LLP
Stroock & Stroock & Lavan LLP
White & Case LLP


AlixPartners, LLP
Analysis Group, Inc.
Baker Botts L.L.P.
Bressler, Amery & Ross, P.C.
Cooley LLP
Cornerstone Research
Davis Wright Tremaine LLP
Entwistle & Cappucci LLP
Grant Thornton LLP
Joseph Hage Aaronson LLC
K&L Gates LLP
King & Spalding LLP
Loeb & Loeb LLP
Morvillo Abramowitz Grand Iason & Anello PC
Newmark Knight Frank
Orrick Herrington & Sutcliffe LLP
Patterson Belknap Webb & Tyler LLP
Perkins Coie LLP
Petrillo Klein & Boxer LLP
PMI Global Services
Quinn Emanuel Urquhart & Sullivan, LLP
Richards Kibbe & Orbe LLP
Schindler Cohen & Hochman LLP
Sher Tremonte LLP

Support equity for all New Yorkers. Become a Sponsor.

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Or contact Geneva Morris by email at [email protected] or call at 212-244-4664.

See highlights from last year’s Law & Society event by clicking here. And here is the video from this year’s event:

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