August 30, 2019 | Press Release
WASHINGTON, DC – Lawyers of Color has released its list of lawyers who are Capitol Hill Staffers and the nation’s top black lobbyists and influencers to coincide with the Congressional Black Caucus Foundation Annual Legislative Conference. The honorees will be featured in the third edition of Lawyers of Color’s Caucus Issue. A digital version of the publication will be available on Lawyers of Color’s website in September. View previous publications.
Lawyers of Color will celebrate the Congressional Black Caucus, along with black lawyers who are Capitol Hill staffers and top lobbyists and influencers at a reception held at Hogan Lovells, an international law firm co-headquartered in London and Washington, D.C. with specialization in government regulatory, litigation, commercial litigation and arbitration, corporate, finance, and intellectual property. The firm’s honoree, Ari Q. Fitzgerald will host the event, and Kendra F. Brown, chief of staff to Congressmember G. K. Butterfield will serve as the honorary chairperson. View previous Caucus Prelude Reception photos.
Lawyers of Color’s selection committee, comprised of its fellows, advisers, and editorial staff, chose distinguished influencers who may not fit the traditional definition of a lobbyist but are on the front lines of consequential national political and policy battles.
Lawyers of Color is a 501(c)(3) devoted to promoting diversity in the legal profession and advancing democracy and equality in marginalized communities. We celebrate attorneys of color and conduct research and studies regarding the intersection of the legal profession and social justice.