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April 23, 2021

April 23, 2021

Event Date


Call Danielle J. Marshall

35th Annual Fellows Gala

April 23, 2021

The Louisiana Bar Foundation will celebrate the 35th Annual Fellows Gala Friday, April 23, 2021 at Antoine’s Restaurant, 713 St. Louis Street in New Orleans as a hybrid event. The gala is the LBF's largest annual fundraiser and is in honor of the 2020 and 2019 honorees. Please note that the attire is black tie for men and formal length or cocktail for women. 

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

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

Become an Individual Gala Sponsor        

Become an Organization Gala Sponsor

Make a Donation to the Gala 

To pay by check, download the Sponsorship Form

Hotel Room Block at the Omni Royal Orleans
 Discounted rooms are available Thursday, April 22 and Friday, April 23, 2021 at $158 a night. To make a reservation call the Omni at 1-800-578-0500 and reference Louisiana Bar Foundation or click here. Reservations must be made by April 6, 2021.

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.