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HONORING


Gould Award for Outstanding Oral Advocacy

DONALD B. VERRILLI, JR.

Munger, Tolles & Olson LLP

As Counsel for Vernon Madison

LISA S. BLATT

Arnold & Porter Kaye Scholer LLP

As Alabama Attorney General

OAD Counsel for Justice Award

TERESA WYNN ROSEBOROUGH

The Home Depot

As Chief Justice

OAD Gideon Award

WEIL, GOTSHAL & MANGES LLP

Accepted by Steven A. Reiss

OAD Beacon of Hope Award

KHALIL A. CUMBERBATCH

The Fortune Society

Monday, October 1, 2018

7:30 p.m. 
Oral Argument & Awards Presentation

Tishman Auditorium

6:00 p.m. 
Gala Cocktail Reception

Greenberg Lounge

New York University School of Law 
40 Washington Square South
New York, New York 10012


Our Mock Supreme Court will hear argument in

MADISON v. ALABAMA

A case that asks whether the Eighth Amendment prohibits the execution of a prisoner who has no memory of the offense for which he has been condemned to death.

 THE BENCH

Teresa Wynn Roseborough
Chief Justice

Evan R. Chesler
Caitlin J. Halligan
Jeh C. Johnson
Andrew J. Levander
Bettina B. Plevan
Samuel W. Seymour
Alan Vinegrad
Mary Jo White


Warmest thanks to our generous supporters

Honorary Co-Chairs
Myrna Felder · Roy L. Reardon

Host Committee
Nicolas Bourtin · Angela Burgess · Sean Hecker · Lauren Moskowitz · Jeffrey Udell

Leaders

Compass Lexecon
Sullivan & Cromwell LLP
Weil, Gotshal & Manges LLP

Benefactors

Berkeley Research Group, LLC
Cravath, Swaine & Moore LLP
Davis Polk & Wardwell LLP
Debevoise & Plimpton LLP
Ernst & Young LLP
Greenberg Traurig, LLP
Jones Day
Kaplan Hecker & Fink LLP
Wachtell, Lipton, Rosen & Katz

Patrons

Alston & Bird LLP
Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton LLP
Cooley LLP
Cornerstone Research
Dechert LLP
Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer US LLP
Fried, Frank, Harris, Shriver & Jacobson LLP
Elizabeth Grayer & Aidan Synnott
Jenner & Block LLP
Kramer Levin Naftalis & Frankel LLP
John & Jo Ann Lynch
Milbank, Tweed, Hadley & McCloy LLP
Orrick, Herrington & Sutcliffe LLP
Park Jensen Bennett LLP
Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman LLP
Proskauer
Quinn Emanuel Urquhart & Sullivan, LLP
Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP
Walden Macht & Haran LLP
WilmerHale

Sponsors

Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP
The Home Depot, Inc.
Navigant Consulting, Inc.

Supporters

Sean Hecker & Mari Hinojosa
The Morrison & Foerster Foundation

Individual Leaders

Maria T. Galeno
Romano & Kuan, PLLC

Individual Patrons

Empire Discovery
Tom & Mary Heyman
Sarah Hopkins & Anirudh Bansal
Paul C. Saunders

I am unable to attend First Monday in October, but I would like to support OAD with a contribution: