Kevin Baine Awarded Freedom of the Press Career Achievement Award

June 2022

The Reporters Committee for the Freedom of the Press has awarded Kevin Baine the 2022 Freedom of the Press Career Achievement Award, which honors an individual with a long history of upholding the value of freedom of the press throughout their career.

In his more than four decades at Williams & Connolly, Kevin has defended freedom of speech, freedom of the press, and freedom of religion in state and federal courts throughout the country, including the U.S. Supreme Court.  He has represented The Washington Post and other major news organizations and entertainment companies, including ABC, CBS, NBC, CNN, Fox, HBO, Sony Pictures and others in a variety of cases involving First Amendment issues.

Click here to learn more about the recipients.  The 2022 Freedom of the Press Awards will be held on October 11, 2022, in New York City.

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