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April 23, 2021

April 23, 2021

Event Date


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35th Annual Fellows Gala

April 23, 2021

The Louisiana Bar Foundation will celebrate the 35th Annual Fellows Gala Friday, April 23, 2021. The gala is the LBF's largest annual fundraiser and will be a hybrid event taking place at the Hyatt Regency New Orleans located at 601 Loyola Avenue, New Orleans, LA 70113.

An outstanding mix of over 400 attendees, including judges, attorneys, and law professors from across the state, will be in attendance to support the LBF's mission. The gala begins at 7 p.m. and includes DJ Charles Belonge, dinner, and dancing. Celebrate a special event or a loved one by dedicating a day in their honor with our online fundraiser 365 Days of Justice.

Congratulations to the 2020 Distinguished Honorees:

Distinguished Jurist, Guy P. Holdridge, First Circuit Court of Appeal

Distinguished Attorney, Linda Law Clark, DeCuir, Clark & Adams, L.L.P. 

Distinguished Professor, Donald W. North, Southern University Law Center

Calogero Justice Award, Hon. William J. Knight, 22nd Judicial District Court

In addition to celebrating the 2020 honorees, we will also  be celebrating the 2019 honorees. 

Congratulations to the 2019 Distinguished Honorees:
Distinguished Jurist, Robert H. Morrison III, 21st Judicial District Court
Distinguished Attorney, Marcus V. Brown, Entergy Corporation
Distinguished Attorney, Mary Terrell Joseph, McGlinchey Stafford PLLC
Distinguished Professor, John M. Church, LSU Paul M. Hebert Law Center
Calogero Justice Award, Chief Justice Bernette Joshua Johnson, (Ret.), Louisiana Supreme Court
Hotel Room Block
Discounted rooms are available Thursday, April 22 and Friday, April 23, 2021 at $259 a night. To make a reservation, call the Hyatt at 1 (800) 233-1234 and reference Louisiana Bar Foundation or go to LBF Room Block. Reservations must be made before Thursday, March 25.

Sponsorships and Tickets

Become an Individual Gala Sponsor        

Become an Organization Gala Sponsor

Purchase Gala Tickets

Make a Donation to the Gala 

To pay by check, download the Sponsorship Form

For more gala information, contact Danielle J. Marshall at (504) 561-1046.

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The Louisiana Bar Foundation is a non-profit 501(c)(3) entity organized under the state of Louisiana.