The evening is an excellent networking opportunity as over 1,400 in-house counsel, business executives, and members of leading Southern California law firms are expected to attend.
Nobel Peace Prize winner Desmond Mpilo Tutu, has graciously accepted our invitation to be keynote speaker at the May 8th Annual Gala Dinner at the Westin Bonaventure in Downtown Los Angeles. Archbishop Tutu, a South African social rights activist and retired Anglican bishop, rose to worldwide fame during the 1980s as an opponent of apartheid.
In addition to having Desmond Tutu as our Keynote Speaker we are pleased to announce that the following honorees will receive awards at our Gala:
2015 Profiles in Diversity Honoree:
HYUNDAI CAPITAL AMERICA LEGAL DEPARTMENT
2015 Pro Bono Counsel Honoree:
LEGAL DEPARTMENT OF WARNER BROS. ENTERTAINMENT INC.
ACC Southern California Member of the Year:
JOHN E. PAGE, Senior Vice President, Chief Corporate Social Responsibility Officer and Chief Legal Officer Golden State Foods Corp.