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Brennan Legacy Awards – Twenty Five YEars

Brennan Legacy Awards

Join us for a
virtual evening program celebrating
the Brennan Center’s 25th anniversary
and honoring leading voices in the fight
for democracy and justice.

Tuesday, November 16, 2021
7 p.m. ET via livestream



Kenneth I. Chenault

Chairman and Managing Director

General Catalyst

Kenneth C. Frazier

Executive Chairman

Merck & Co., Inc.

More Than a Vote

Remarks by Addisu Demissie
and Renee Montgomery

Darren Walker


Ford Foundation

Click here for sponsorship opportunities.

Please contact Margi Briggs-Lofton
for more information.

Thank you to our 25th Anniversary Sponsors:


Leslie and Ashish Bhutani

Cravath, Swaine & Moore LLP

Sheryl and Chip Kaye and Warburg Pincus LLC

Latham & Watkins LLP

Ruth Lazarus and Michael Feldberg

The John & Wendy Neu Foundation

Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison LLP


Quinn Emanuel Urquhart & Sullivan, LLP

The Bernard and Anne Spitzer Charitable Trust


Bernstein Litowitz Berger & Grossman LLP

Davis Polk & Wardwell LLP

JPMorgan Chase & Co.

Kirkland & Ellis LLP

Merck & Co., Inc.

Morgan, Lewis & Bockius LLP

National Basketball Association


Gerald Rosenfeld and Judith Zarin

Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP

Wachtell, Lipton, Rosen & Katz


Cantor Fitzgerald, L.P.

Cheryl and Blair Effron

Fenwick & West LLP

Jenner & Block LLP

Fenwick & West LLP

Simpson Thacher & Bartlett LLP

Weil, Gotshal & Manges LLP

Wilmer Cutler Pickering Hale and Dorr LLP

Zegar Family Foundation


Amalgamated Bank

American Express

Arnold & Porter

The Hilaria and Alec Baldwin Foundation

Jeff Benjamin

Tom and Andi Bernstein

Covington & Burling LLP

Dechert LLP

David and Sylvia Goodman

Hughes Hubbard & Reed LLP

Kendall Brill & Kelly LLP

Kramer Levin Naftalis & Frankel LLP

Lankler Siffert & Wohl LLP

O'Melveny & Myers LLP

Orrick, Herrington & Sutcliffe LLP

Ropes & Gray LLP

Schulte Roth & Zabel LLP


As of November 9, 2021