The Legal Aid Society of the District of Columbia is proud to present the 2022 Servant of Justice Awards. Please join us on May 4, 2022 to honor those who have demonstrated faithful dedication and remarkable achievement in ensuring that all people have equal and meaningful access to justice.

6:00 pm

Opening Reception

7:15 pm

Awards Program & Dinner

9:00 pm

Dessert Reception

2021 Co-Chairs

Sheila Cheston
Corporate Vice President and General Counsel
Northrop Grumman

Nadira Clarke
Baker Botts

Brandon Gay
The Carlyle Group

Yousri Omar
Senior Corporate Counsel

2021 Benefit Committee

The Benefit Committee works with the Co-Chairs and Legal Aid Board Members to promote the Servant of Justice Awards and ensure its fundraising success. For more information about the Benefit Committee, contact Rob Pergament at

Dean Bunch
Ernst & Young

Joshua Broaded
ACA Compliance Group

Richard Byrne
Exxon Mobil

David & Martha Dantzic

Laurie B. Davis & Joseph M. Sellers

Curtis Lu & Wendy Shapps
FTI Consulting

Dixie Johnson & Robert Rosenblum

Martin & Arlene Klepper

Marcus Meeks
Fannie Mae

Thomas Papson & Toby Singer

Kurt Richter
Cushman & Wakefield

Michael P. Rogan

Barbara & Charles Rossotti

2021 Sponsors

Servant of Justice Awards sponsorships start at $7,500 for law firm supporters and $5,000 for the Corporate Honor Roll. 100% of contributions are tax-deductible. To sponsor the event, click here or contact Rob Pergament at

2021 Sponsors

Champion of Justice

Leader of Justice

Defender of Justice

Guardian of Justice

Jenner & Block
Morrison & Foerster

Advocate of Justice

Arent Fox
Crowell & Moring
Goodwin Procter
Hogan Lovells
Munger, Tolles & Olson

Northrop Grumman
O’Melveny & Myers
Ropes & Gray
Weil Gotshal
Wiley Rein

Steward of Justice

ACA Compliance Group
Allen & Overy
Baker Botts
Bryan Cave Leighton Paisner
Cohen & Gresser
Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton
Cushman & Wakefield
DLA Piper
Ernst & Young
Eversheds Sutherland
Epstein Becker & Green
FTI Consulting
King & Spalding
Martin & Arlene Klepper
Lowenstein Sandler

Miller & Chevalier
Morgan Lewis
Paul Hastings
Perkins Coie
Robbins Russell
Barbara & Charles Rossotti
Simpson Thacher
Sterne Kessler
Vinson & Elkins
Williams & Connolly
Willkie Farr & Gallagher LLP
Wilson Sonsini Foundation
Zuckerman Spaeder

Corporate Honor Roll