Press Release

The American Lawyer Announces 2013 Lifetime Achiever Awards

Lawyer Awards Dinner Set for Oct. 29th

NEW YORK – July 11, 2013 – ALM’s The American Lawyer announced its 10th annual Lifetime Achiever awards, honoring outstanding private sector success and devotion to public service by members of the legal profession. The honorees will be profiled in the September issue and honored at the 10th Annual American Lawyer Awards dinner on Oct. 29. They are:

• Floyd Abrams, Cahill Gordon & Reindel
• Walter Dellinger, O’Melveny & Myers
• Stuart Eizenstat, Covington & Burling
• Joan Hall, Jenner & Block
• Charles James, Former Chevron Corporation general counsel, currently on faculty of Arizona State University’s Sandra Day O’Connor College of Law
• Abe Krash, Arnold & Porter
• Ronald Olson, Munger, Tolles & Olson
• Barton Winokur (Law Firm Leader award), Dechert

The awards dinner, to be held at Cipriani in New York City, will also honor the recipients of The American Lawyer‘s A-list awards and Corporate Counsel’s Best Legal Department awards. As part of the gala, The American Lawyer will also name its annual Equal Justice Works fellow. Event sponsorship information is available at

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