Two alumni of The Chicago Committee Board of Directors were honored at the 2017 Vanguard Awards, hosted by the Chicago Bar Association. The Vanguard Awards honor the individuals and institutions who have made the law and legal profession more accessible to and reflective of the community at large.
Sang-yul Lee of K&L Gates LLP was honored by the Asian American Bar Association. His acceptance speech can be viewed here.
Hon. Patricia Brown Holmes (ret.) of Riley Safer Holmes & Cancila LLP was honored by the Black Women Lawyer’s Association. Her acceptance speech can be viewed here.