Higginbotham Corporate Leadership Award | Lawyers’ Committee for Civil Rights Under Law

Events

The Lawyers’ Committee will be commemorating the 50th Anniversary of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 at our A. Leon Higginbotham Corporate Leadership Award Dinner on Thursday, June 26th in New York City.

This special celebration will highlight the transformative impact of the Civil Rights Act in forging social justice and equal opportunity for all Americans and in particular, countless minorities and women.

Below are all our events leading up to and including the Higginbotham Gala.

Schedule

Wednesday, June 25, 2014

12:00 noon – 1:30 p.m. Talkback with Gilbert King, Pulitzer Prize winning author of
“Devil in the Grove: Thurgood Marshall, the Groveland Boys, and the Dawn of a New America”
Location: Sullivan & Cromwell LLP
125 Broad Street (between Water & South)
New York, NY 10004

Space is limited, please register here.
1:30 p.m. – 3:00 p.m. Civil Rights Act of 1964 Discussion Panel
Location: Sullivan & Cromwell LLP
125 Broad Street (between Water & South)
New York, NY 10004

Space is limited, please register here.

 

Thursday, June 26, 2014

2014 Higginbotham Corporate Leadership Award Dinner
6:00 p.m. – 6:30 p.m. VIP Reception
6:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m. General Reception
7:00 p.m. – 9:30 p.m. Higginbotham Dinner
9:30 p.m.  - 11:30 p.m. Jazz and dessert after party
Location: The Astor Room, New York Marriott Marquis
1535 Broadway (between 45th and 46th)

Space is limited, please register here.