The District of Columbia Court of Appeals and the Superior Court of the District of Columbia have named seventy-eight lawyers from Williams & Connolly to the 2019 Capital Pro Bono Honor Roll, which recognizes outstanding lawyers in terms of their commitment to pro bono service in Washington, D.C. based on the number of pro bono hours per attorney. Williams & Connolly takes pride in its pro bono work that provides much-needed access to justice for those in need.
The Capital Pro Bono Honor Roll recognizes lawyers who have provided 50 or more hours of pro bono services per year. Those recognized include:
Robert B. Barnett, Robert M. Belden, F. Greg Bowman, Joseph S. Bushur, Tomas P. Castella, D. Keith Clouser, Melissa B. Collins, Nicholas G. Gamse, Bruce R. Genderson, Loryn E. Helfmann, Lauren A. Howard, Robert A. Van Kirk, Ellen E. Oberwetter, R. Kennon Poteat III, Yifan Wang, Zachary K. Warren, Haley L. Wasserman, and Noah M. Weiss.
The High Honor Roll recognizes lawyers who have provided 100 or more hours of pro bono service work per year. Those recognized include:
Tanya M. Abrams, Giselle Barcia, Christopher T. Berg, Jane Y. Chong, Colette T. Connor, Sean M. Douglass, Krystal C. Durham, Tracey A. Fung, Matthew J. Greer, Brian P. Hagerty, Benjamin N. Hazelwood, Matthew D. Heins, Thomas G. Hentoff, Michelle L. Hood, David M. Horniak, Tian Huang, Lori J. Interlicchio, Jyoti Jindal, Melinda K. Johnson, Alexander J. Kasner, J. Andrew Keyes, James W. Kirkpatrick, Eric A. Kuhl, Suraj Kumar, Matthew W. Lachman, Simon A. Latcovich, Mark S. Levinstein, Patrick J. Looby, Gloria K. Maier, C. Luke McCloud, Amy B. McKinlay, John M. McNichols, Katherine M. Meeks, Michael J. Mestitz, Liam J. Montgomery, Matthew P. Mooney, William R. Murray, Matthew B. Nicholson, Jessica L. Pahl, John F. Pararas, A. Joshua Podoll, Carol J. Pruski, Paul G. Ream, Tobin J. Romero, David J. Ryan, Amy Mason Saharia, Eden Schiffmann, Anthony Sheh, Annie E. Showalter, Barry S. Simon, Ayla S. Syed, Katherine A. Trefz, Anna Katherine Tsiotsias, Matthew B. Underwood, Lance A. Wade, Andrew C. Watts, Elizabeth A. Wilson, Stephen L. Wohlgemuth, and Alexander S. Zolan.
Click here to read the open letter to the 2019 Capital Pro Bono Honor Roll Registrants from Chief Judge Anna Blackburne-Rigsby and Chief Judge Anita Josey-Herring.
Click here to view the firm’s recent Pro Bono News.