Annual Gala 2022

ACCESS JUSTICE BROOKLYN GALA

Thursday, December 8, 2022 | 1 Hotel Brooklyn Bridge

CONGRATULATIONS TO OUR HONOREES

Dedication to Justice Award Recipient
JANICE MAC AVOY
Partner
Fried, Frank, Harris, Shriver & Jacobson LLP

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Lifetime Achievement Award Recipient
CHARLES JOHN O’BYRNE
Executive Vice President for Policy
Related Companies

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CONGRATULATIONS

Champion of Justice Award Recipient
PARAMOUNT GLOBAL LAW DEPARTMENT


ABOUT THE ANNUAL GALA

The Access Justice Brooklyn Gala celebrates and honors the work of extraordinary individuals who have demonstrated an unwavering commitment to serving the public good and equal justice.

This year, we had the unique and exciting opportunity to celebrate our inaugural Gala as Access Justice Brooklyn following the recent launch of our new name, new brand, and renewed commitment to our mission and the Brooklyn community.


THANK YOU TO OUR GALA EMCEE

MELISSA RUSSO
Government Affairs and Investigative Reporter
NBC 4 New York


THANK YOU TO OUR GALA CO-CHAIRS:

Adam B. Gilbert
Partner
Nixon Peabody LLP

Zanda Lynn
Managing Director
Fitch Ratings

Randy M. Mastro
Partner
King & Spalding LLP

Jonathan L. Mechanic
Chairman, Real Estate Department
Fried, Frank, Harris, Shriver & Jacobson LLP

Stephen P. Younger
Partner
Foley Hoag LLP


THANK YOU TO OUR GALA HOST COMMITTEE:

Caroline Conway
Managing Director, Legal
Stonepeak

Jeffrey B. Gewirtz
Executive Vice President &
General Counsel
BSE Global

James Hallowell
Partner
Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher LLP

Lynn Judell
Of Counsel
Schwartz Sladkus Reich
Greenberg Atlas LLP

Samuel O. Maduegbuna
Founding Partner
Maduegbuna Cooper LLP

Arlene Shaw
Managing Director
Brightwood Capital Advisors, LLC

Adam Shepherd
Managing Director
Macquarie Group


THANK YOU TO OUR GALA SPONSORS:

PLATINUM

GOLD

SILVER

WALSHE BIRNEY AND CAROLINE CONWAY

LEADER

ROBERT AND RICKY CONWAY

LAMBERT & SHACKMAN, PLLC

CHARLES JOHN O’BYRNE

LYDIA KEANEY REYNOLDS

ADAM SHEPHERD AND
LEAH CAMPBELL

PARTNER

BRIAN AND RACHEL FRYD

DAVID AND LISA WELSH

LYNN JUDELL AND STEVEN WOLF

THANK YOU TO OUR VIDEO SPONSOR:

THE FRIEDLAND FAMILY


TEXT 2 GIVE

Deepen your support for the Brooklyn community! Text the word JUSTICEBK to 243725. Click on the link in the reply message and complete the fields to confirm your support today!

Please contact Melissa Starr, Senior Director of Development & Strategic Initiatives, or call 718-473-9209, with any questions. 


Access Justice Brooklyn is a not-for-profit public charity recognized by the IRS under 501(c)(3). Tax ID:11-3155182. Federal tax law specifies that the tax-deductible value of Gala sponsorships or tickets is limited to the amount of your contribution minus the fair market value of goods or services provided (such as food and beverage). Access Justice Brooklyn Gala journal ads and donations are tax-deductible to the extent allowed by law.

A copy of the our most recently filed financial report is also available from the Charities Registry on the New York State Attorney General’s website (www.charitiesnys.com). You also may obtain information on charitable organizations from the New York State Office of the Attorney General at (212) 416-8686.


Click here to view our 2021 Gala


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