OAD Gala Website Header 2019

Honorary Co-Chairs

Myrna Felder

Roy L. Reardon

 

Host Committee

Antonia M. Apps 

Nicolas Bourtin

Sean Hecker

Katya Jestin

Lauren Moskowitz

Jeffrey Udell

New Location!

New York University Kimmel Center
60 Washington Square South
New York, NY 10012

Schedule

6:00 p.m. Gala Cocktail Reception (Rosenthal Pavilion)

7:30 p.m. Oral Argument & Awards Presentation (Eisner & Lubin Auditorium)

HONORING

Gould Award for Outstanding Oral Advocacy
FAITH E. GAY
Selendy & Gay PLLC

Gould Award for Outstanding Oral Advocacy
HON. JOHN GLEESON
Debevoise & Plimpton LLP

OAD Counsel for Justice Award
TONY WEST
Uber

OAD Beacon of Hope Award
FAYOLA MCINTOSH

The OAD First Monday in October Court will hear argument in

ALTITUDE EXPRESS, INC. v. ZARDA

Does Title VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 prohibit discrimination on the basis of sexual orientation?

 

THE BENCH

Tony West, Chief Justice

 

Anirudh Bansal
James Joseph Benjamin, Jr.
Carrie H. Cohen
Daniel M. Gitner
Katherine R. Goldstein
Sharon Cohen Levin
Kelly A. Moore
John A. Nathanson

For more information, or to purchase tickets over the phone, please contact Carolyn Norris, Event Coordinator, at (212) 402)-4120 or cnorris@oadnyc.org.

 

To pay by check, please download the response form and mail to:

Office of the Appellate Defender

Attn: Carolyn Norris

11 Park Place, Suite 1601

New York, NY 10007

Warmest Thanks to Our Generous Supporters

LEADERS

Debevoise & Plimpton LLP

Fried, Frank, Harris, Shriver & Jacobson LLP

Kaplan Hecker & Fink LLP

Selendy & Gay PLLC

Sullivan & Cromwell LLP

BENEFACTORS

Cravath, Swaine & Moore LLP

Greenberg Traurig, LLP

Jones Day

Uber

Wachtell, Lipton, Rosen & Katz

PATRONS

Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP

Alston & Bird LLP

Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton LLP

Compass Lexecon

Cornerstone Research

Dechert LLP

Elizabeth L. Grayer and Aidan Synnot

Jenner & Block LLP

Orrick, Herrington & Sutcliffe LLP

Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison LLP

Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman LLP

Simpson Thacher & Bartlett LLP

Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP

Walden Macht & Haran LLP

SPONSORS

Morgan, Lewis, & Bockius LLP

Morvillo Abramowitz Grand Iason & Anello PC

StoneTurn

SUPPORTERS

Antonia M. Apps

Shearman & Sterling LLP

The Morrison & Foerster Foundation

INDIVIDUAL LEADERS

DLA Piper LLP

Maria Galeno

Lankler Siffert & Wohl LLP

Nardello & Co. LLC

Sher Tremonte

INDIVIDUAL PATRONS

Empire Discovery LLC

Hunter College

Lowenstein Sandler LLP

Olive F. Watson

Richards Kibbe & Orbe LLP

Rosemary Barkett

INDIVIDUAL SUPPORTERS

Gerald Lefcourt

Ilene Jaroslaw

Isabelle Kirshner

Jon Lindsey

Linda Imes

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