Leadership in Diversity Gala
Wednesday, May 30, 2018

Presenting Honors for Leadership in the Promotion of Diversity to

Anne T. Madden
Senior Vice President & General Counsel, Honeywell


Wednesday, May 30, 2018
The Westin, Jersey City

5:30pm - Pre-Gala Cocktail Party (for top three level sponsors)
6:30pm - Cocktail Reception

7:30pm-9pm - Dinner and Program

Gala Committee


Emma Bailey
Americas General Counsel

Jeff Isaacs
Managing Director,
Global Chief Operating Officer, Legal
Goldman Sachs

Tim Harris
Executive Vice President &
General Counsel
Prudential Financial, Inc.

Craig Silliman
Executive Vice President,
Public Policy & General Counsel



Jason Anderman
Vice President & Senior Counsel
American Express

Christina Dugger
Managing Director, Compliance
JPMorgan Chase & Co.

Zenola Harper
Deputy General Counsel
Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of NJ

Suzie Scanlon Rabinowitz
Managing Partner
SRD Legal Group



Damien Atkins
General Counsel
Panasonic Corporation of North America

Antonio Fernández
Chief Compliance Officer

Cynthia Lo Bessette
General Counsel


For questions, contact Claire Dragon at cdragon@njleep.org or 973-297-1555, ext. 208

Click here for the 2018 Sponsorship Form

Click here to purchase individual tickets to the Gala

Click here for details about our 2017 gala honoring Verizon

2018 Diversity Gala Sponsors
(as of 5/18/18)

General Counsel- $50,000
McDermott Will & Emery LLP
Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison LLP

Managing Director - $40,000

Managing Partner - $25,000
Boies, Schiller & Flexner LLP
Cahill Gordon & Reindel LLP
Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton LLP
Cravath, Swaine & Moore LLP

Davis Polk & Wardwell LLP
Debevoise & Plimpton LLP
Goldman, Sachs & Co.
Greenberg Traurig, LLP

Jones Day
Kirkland & Ellis LLP
Morgan, Lewis & Bockius LLP
O'Melveny & Myers LLP
Panasonic Corporation of North America
Prudential Financial, Inc.
Ropes & Gray LLP
Seyfarth Shaw LLP
Sullivan & Cromwell LLP
Susan & Jerry Webman
Willkie Farr & Gallagher LLP 

Partner - $15,000
Arnold & Porter
Drinker Biddle & Reath LLP  
Ernst & Young LLP
Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer LLP
Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
Kutak Rock LLP
Lowenstein Sandler
Scanlon Rabinowitz & Davis Legal Group, PLLC (SRD Legal Group)

Counsel - $10,000
Allen & Overy LLP
Alston & Bird LLP

Becker LLC
Cadwalader, Wickersham & Taft LLP

Clifford Chance US LLP
Covington & Burling LLP
Gibbons P.C.
Meserve, Mumper & Hughes LLP

Ogletree, Deakins, Nash, Smoak & Stewart, P.C.
Orrick, Herrington & Sutcliffe LLP
Paul Hastings LLP
Christina Paxson & Ari Gabinet

Polsinelli PC
Rawle & Henderson LLP / Thompson & Knight LLP  / Willcox & Savage, P.C.
Reed Smith LLP
Shearman & Sterling LLP

Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP
Waters, McPherson, McNeill, P.C.
Weil, Gotshal & Manges LLP

Associate - $5,000
Adams and Reese LLP
Advanced Discovery
Barnes & Thornburg LLP
BNY Mellon
Bortstein Legal Group
Chiesa Shahinian & Giantomasi PC
The Claro Group
Connell Foley LLP
d'Arcambal Ousley & Cuyler Burk, LLP

Day Pitney LLP
Deutsche Bank
Epstein Becker Green
Faegre Baker Daniels LLP
Fidelity Investments
Fried, Frank, Harris, Shriver & Jacobson LLP
Genova Burns LLC
Greene Espel PLLP
Groom Law Group
Guggenheim Partners
Harry Jho LLC
JPMorgan Chase & Co.
K&L Gates LLP
Kean Miller LLP
Kelley Drye & Warren LLP
King & Spalding LLP
Lewis Roca Rothgerber Christie LLP
McCarter & English, LLP

McCusker, Anselmi, Rosen & Carvelli, P.C.
McElroy, Deutsch, Mulvaney & Carpenter, LLP

Morae Global
Morgan Stanley
Nelson Mullins Riley & Scarborough LLP
NJM Insurance Group
Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman LLP
Richards Kibbe & Orbe LLP
Riker Danzig Scherer Hyland & Perretti LLP
Janet & Daniel Schiff
Sills Cummis & Gross P.C.
Steptoe & Johnson LLP 
Stinson Leonard Street LLP
Tower Legal Solutions
White & Williams LLP

Wiley Rein LLP
Wong Fleming
Wyndham Worldwide