Join us for the Virtual Human Rights Awards on June 8th!
The National Immigrant Justice Center's (NIJC) Human Rights Awards brings together a global audience to honor human rights champions and celebrate the contributions of business, civic, and community leaders. As NIJC's signature event, the Human Rights Awards provides critical funding that allows thousands of people to access life-changing immigration legal services and programs that protect immigrant rights.
Allstate Johannes Favi, community activist Sara Ghadiri, Chapman and Cutler LLP
A panel discussion with NIJC clients, Ella, Gabriela, and Samer, moderated by Maria Hinojosa, founder and president of Futuro Media Group and author of Once I Was You: A Memoir of Love and Hate in a Torn America; Special guest U.S. Representative Jesús G. “Chuy” García (IL); Performance by Albany Park Theater Project
Rising Star Awardees:
Xenia Chiu, Sidley Austin LLP Judy He, Haynes and Boone, LLP Mara Klebaner, White & Case LLP Luke Maher, Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP Lea Malewitz, Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP Emilie O’Toole, McDermott, Will & Emery, LLC Akash Patel, Hogan Lovells US LLP P.C. Wang, Sidley Austin LLP Lizzy Westrope, DLA Piper