OIG is a proud supporter sponsor of the American Bar Association’s Thurgood Marshall Award celebration on August 6, 2022, at 7:30 PM (CDT) in Chicago.
Established by the American Bar Association and the Section of Civil Rights and Social Justice in 1992, the Thurgood Marshall Award honors U.S. Supreme Court Justice Thurgood Marshall, who epitomized individual commitment, in word and action, to the cause of civil rights in this country. The award recognizes similar long-term contributions by other members of the legal profession to the advancement of civil rights, civil liberties, and human rights in the United States.
This year’s honoree is NAACP Legal Defense Fund President and Director-Counsel Sherrilyn Ifill.
For more information about this year’s recipient and the event, please visit the ABA website event page.