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Thomas M. Fitzpatrick, Washington Life Fellow and Past Washington State Co-Chair, Honored with the 2016 Stonewall Award by the American Bar Association

November 13, 2015, Fellows in the news

Thomas M. Fitzpatrick, Washington Life Fellow and Past Washington State Co-Chair, has been honored with 2016 Stonewall Award by the American Bar Association. According to the ABA Commission on Sexual Orientation and Gender Identity, "The Stonewall Award recognizes lawyers, members of the judiciary and legal academia who have effected real change to remove barriers on the basis of sexual orientation and gender identity in the legal profession, the world, state, state/or locale. The Stonewall Award also recognizes those who have championed diversity for the LGBT community both within the legal profession and impacting the greater human universe." Mr. Fitzpatrick, along with Abby Rubenfeld, and Evan Wolfson, will be honored at the 2016 ABA Midyear Meeting in San Diego. 

Read more about the Stonewall Award and the honorees here. The award recipients were also featured in an article in Gay Star News.

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