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45th Anniversary Business Law & Leadership Gala
Wednesday, May 7, 2014

Celebrating Lawyers, Nonprofits, and Communities

Please join Lawyers Alliance for New York in supporting pro bono legal services for New York City nonprofit organizations.

Our staff of experienced attorneys and network of more than 1,400 pro bono lawyers from law firms and corporations deliver expert corporate, tax, real estate, employment, intellectual property, and other legal services to community organizations.

Our 2014 Business Law & Leadership Gala celebrates 45 years of services to dynamic nonprofits that develop affordable housing, stimulate economic development, promote community arts, strengthen urban health, and operate and advocate for vital programs for children and young people, the elderly, and other low-income New Yorkers. Join us as the legal sector reaffirms its commitment to New York communities.

The 2014 Business Law & Leadership Gala will honor three distinguished leaders:

Matthew J. Mallow
Senior Managing Director and General Counsel
BlackRock, Inc.
Diana Weiss
General Counsel
PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP
James R. Silkenat
American Bar Association
Sullivan & Worcester LLP

The evening's Master of Ceremonies will be Aric Press, Senior Vice President and Editor in Chief, ALM Media.

 We look forward to seeing you there!
Time: Starting at 6 pm
Location: Gotham Hall, 1356 Broadway at 36th Street in Manhattan
Format: The event begins with a cocktail reception, followed by a seated dinner, to include a brief program and the awards presentation.
Dress: Business attire

Click here for the current list of sponsors.

Click here for sponsorship opportunities.

Click here for individual tickets.

Click here for a PDF of the invitation.

If you have any questions about the Gala, please contact Kathryn Byrd at 212-219-1800 ext. 225 or or Mariel Read at ext. 230 or

Click here to read our Monday's Memories and Wednesday's Work anniversary highlights.

Click here for more information on past galas, including event sponsors, honorees and program information on Lawyers Alliance for New York.