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ABF Fellows 65th Annual Awards Banquet

  • When: February 16, 2021
  • Where: Virtual

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Join Us as We Recognize the Recipients of the 2021 Fellows Awards:

Outstanding Service Award
Stephen A. Saltzburg
Outstanding Scholar Award
Laura E. Gómez
Outstanding State Chair Award, Louisiana State Co-Chairs
Elwood F. Cahill, Jr. &  Frank X. Neuner, Jr.
Distinguished Life Fellow Award
James J. Sandman


Featured Keynote Speaker:

Martha Minow
300th Anniversary University Professor, Harvard University
"When Should Law Forgive?"
Drawing from her recent publication, Martha Minow explores the complicated intersection of the law, justice, and forgiveness, asking whether the law should encourage people to forgive, as well as asking when courts, public officials, and specific laws should forgive. Crimes and violations of the law require punishment, and our legal system is set up to punish, but what if the system was recalibrated to also weigh grounds for forgiveness? What if something like bankruptcy was available to people convicted of crimes? Who has the right to forgive? Who should be forgiven? And under what terms?


Tuesday, February 16, 2021

7:00 PM ET / 6:00 PM CT / 5:00 PM MT / 4:00 PM PT
Virtual



The Fellows Gratefully Recognize the Following Sponsors


                  Platinum Sponsor:




                     Gold Sponsors:

Sandra Chan & Gary Yoshimura








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