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Business Law & Leadership Gala
Tuesday, May 1, 2018

Celebrating Dedicated Lawyers, Nonprofits, and Communities

Please join Lawyers Alliance for New York in supporting pro bono legal services that help nonprofit organizations improve the neighborhoods in which New Yorkers live, learn, and work.

The 2018 Business Law & Leadership Gala will honor distinguished leaders:

  Horacio Gutierrez
General Counsel and Vice President of Business & Legal Affairs
  Trish Walsh
Executive Vice President & Chief Legal Officer
Voya Financial

Lawyers Alliance is the oldest and largest provider of business and transactional legal services to nonprofits in the United States.Our experienced staff and dedicated network of 1,900 pro bono lawyers from law firms and corporations deliver expert corporate, tax, real estate, employment, intellectual property, and other legal services to hundreds of community organizations annually.

Our 2018 Business Law & Leadership Gala celebrates the dedication of lawyers, nonprofits, and communities. We honor those who exemplify an innovative spirit, help people of all ages to have a better future, and demonstrate how pro bono lawyers and nonprofits work together for positive change. Gala proceeds will help Lawyers Alliance to provide high quality legal help to organizations that stimulate economic opportunity, improve education and learning, enhance housing and urban health, and support music and community arts for low-income New Yorkers. Join us as the legal sector reaffirms its commitment to strenghtening New York communities.

The evening's Master of Ceremonies will be Aric Press, Partner, Bernero & Press and Former Editor-in-Chief, ALM.

 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 that includes a brief program and the awards presentation.
Dress: Business attire

Lawyers Alliance is accepting early major sponsors until Friday, March 16th. Click here for sponsorship opportunities.

If you have any questions about the Gala, please contact James Valentin at 212-219-1800, ext. 225 or

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