JOIN US FOR THE PRO BONO PARTNERSHIP 23rd ANNIVERSARY VIRTUAL GALA

Tuesday, October 6
6PM ET

A VIRTUAL EVENT WITH
REAL IMPACT

In a year like no other, please join us for our 23rd anniversary celebration—virtually! We’ll celebrate our collective passion for pro bono, how our work empowers nonprofits, and the impact we’ve made on our communities for more than two decades.

WATCH EVENT

Meet the 2020 Pro Bono Champions

MARTIN LIPTON

Founding Partner
Wachtell, Lipton, Rosen & Katz
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Bristol Myers Squibb

Law Department

Meet the Gala Chairs

Charles D. Gill

Special Advisor to the CEO
Raytheon Technologies

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Sandra Leung

Executive Vice President & General Counsel
Bristol Myers Squibb

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SPECIAL GUESTS

Virtual Gala Host

Anne Milgram

General Counsel, Lowenstein Sandler

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Exclusive Martin Lipton Interview

Andrea Mitchell

Journalist/Anchor/Commentator, NBC News

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SILENT AUCTION

Bid on signed items from New York Yankee, Aaron Judge.

Chairman

David Yawman

EVP, General Counsel and Corporate Secretary
PepsiCo

Vice Chairman

Peter A. Gutermann

Senior Vice President, General Counsel and Secretary (Ret.)
Barnes Group, Inc.

Vice Chairman

John M. Liftin

Fried, Frank, Harris, Shriver & Jacobson LLP
(Formerly General Counsel and Managing Director, D. E. Shaw & Co., L.P.)

President

John L. Sander

Jackson Lewis P.C.
(Formerly Vice President & Associate General Counsel, Merck & Co., Inc.)

Secretary

Anahaita N. Kotval

Chief Executive Officer
Lifting Up Westchester
(Formerly General Counsel, RBS Securities)

Treasurer

Jonathan Mothner

Executive Vice President, General Counsel and Secretary
Synchrony Financial


Sylvia A. Ayler

Director, Legal
Intellectual Property Group
Merck & Co., Inc.

Evan Charkes

Managing Director and Associate General Counsel
Global Wealth & Investment Management
Bank of America

Eric I Cohen

Senior Vice President, Secretary and General Counsel (Ret.)
Terex Corporation

Burt M. Fealing

Executive Vice President, General Counsel and Corporate Secretary
Southwire Company

John P. Frantz

Senior Vice President & General Counsel
Verizon Business Group

Daniel J. Goldstein

Executive Vice President, Chief Legal Officer and Corporate Secretary
Pitney Bowes

Rady Johnson

Executive Vice President, Chief Compliance and Risk Officer
Pfizer, Inc

Ann M. Kappler

Executive Vice President and General Counsel
Prudential Financial, Inc.

Candace Kronholm

Vice President and General Counsel
Pratt & Whitney

Katherine B. Lipton

Managing Director & Associate General Counsel
JPMorgan Chase & Co.

Cathy Lueders

Assistant General Counsel, SVP – US Markets
Mastercard

Greg Nehro

General Counsel – Americas
BNY Mellon

Mark Nordstrom

Senior Counsel – Labor and Employment Law (Ret.)
General Electric Company

Edward J. Sebold

Vice President and Assistant General Counsel: Watson Health and
Global Head of Litigation
IBM Corporation

Richard H. Walker

King & Spalding, LLP
(Formerly Vice Chairman, Deutsche Bank AG)

Director Emeritus

Benjamin W. Heineman Jr.

Distinguished Senior Fellow
Program on the Legal Profession
Harvard Law School

VICE CHAIRS

Neil Barr

Davis Polk & Wardwell LLP

Joshua R. Cammaker

Wachtell, Lipton, Rosen & Katz

Rady Johnson

Pfizer Inc

Katherine B. Lipton

JPMorgan Chase & Co.

Jonathan Mothner

Synchrony Financial

Jacquelyn Sumer

Bristol Myers Squibb

Daniel E. Wolf

Kirkland & Ellis LLP


Steering Committee

Sylvia A. Ayler

Merck & Co., Inc.

Scott A. Barshay

Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison LLP

F. Dominic Cerrito

Quinn Emanuel Urquhart & Sullivan, LLP

Frank R. Jimenez

Raytheon Technologies

Ann M. Kappler

Prudential Financial, Inc.

Candace A. Kronholm

Pratt & Whitney

Kevin G. Lauri

Jackson Lewis P.C.

Lori A. Martin

Wilmer Cutler Pickering Hale and Dorr LLP

Jami Wintz McKeon

Morgan, Lewis & Bockius LLP

Greg Nehro

BNY Mellon

Joseph L. Noga

Jenner & Block LLP

Douglas L. Peterson

S&P Global

Faiza J. Saeed

Cravath, Swaine & Moore LLP

Dino S. Sangiamo

Venable LLP

Edward J. Sebold

IBM Corporation

Michael J. Wagner

Baker McKenzie

Richard H. Walker

King & Spalding, LLP

David Yawman

PepsiCo

As of September 30, 2020


GALA PLANNING COMMITTEE

Joshua R. Cammaker

Wachtell, Lipton, Rosen & Katz

Laura Caponi

Bristol Myers Squibb

Candace A. Kronholm

Pratt & Whitney

Katherine B. Lipton

JPMorgan Chase & Co.

Cathy Lueders

Mastercard

Jonathan Mothner

Synchrony Financial

Edward J. Sebold

IBM Corporation

Richard H. Walker

King & Spalding

David Yawman

PepsiCo

EXPLORE OUR WORK

Now more than ever,
Pro Bono Partnership needs your support.

In these difficult times, your generous contribution will help us continue to provide much-needed free legal help to nonprofit organizations throughout the tristate region. It’s easy to pledge your support through Givergy, a trusted partner to some of the biggest charities in the U.S.

Show your support by bidding on a series of exclusive autographed memorabilia from New York Yankees star outfielder, Aaron Judge.

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Volunteers of the
Year Awards

Pro Bono Partnership’s dedicated volunteers are the reason we’re able to provide essential legal services to tristate-area nonprofits. We are thrilled to honor our 10 VOTY recipients and share and celebrate their inspiring stories!

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