About the Above & Beyond Awards
Hosted by the Pro Bono Council, this special benefit honors members of the legal community who have gone “above and beyond” by providing outstanding pro bono representation and advocacy to victims of domestic violence, sex trafficking and related forms of gender violence.
The Pro Bono Council engages committed professionals in the service of our mission to provide safety and support for victims of domestic violence and sex trafficking, and their children.
2019 Event Co-Chairs:
Victoria Abraham, Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP
Justin Cohen, Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati
Irina Sivachenko, Latham & Watkins LLP
Honoring outstanding pro bono professionals from the following firms:
Cahill Gordon & Reindel LLP
Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton LLP
Davis Polk & Wardwell LLP
Debevoise & Plimpton LLP
The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc.
Herbert Smith Freehills
O’Melveny & Myers LLP
Paul Hastings LLP
Schulte Roth & Zabel LLP
Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP
Weil Gotshal & Manges LLP