Through DCBF’s annual Call to Action campaign, the generosity of area law firms and corporations helps provide access to justice for District residents in desperate need of legal representation, but unable to afford it. Please join the organizations listed below that have already shown their support toward our goal of raising $535,000 for Call to Action 2022! 

For more information, please contact Daryl Byler, Director of Development, at or 202-853-9025. Donations can easily be made online or by mail using our printable donation form.

The list below reflects gifts and pledges to the 2021 Call to Action campaign. 

PLATINUM LEVEL ($25,000 and above)

Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP

Alston & Bird LLP

Skadden Arps Slate Meagher & Flom LLP


GOLD LEVEL ($15,000 – $24,999)

Arnold & Porter

Boies Schiller & Flexner LLP

Crowell & Moring LLP

Eversheds Sutherland US LLP

Finnegan Henderson Farabow Garrett & Dunner LLP

Latham & Watkins LLP

Sidley Austin LLP


Venable LLP

SILVER LEVEL ($10,000 – $14,999)

Arent Fox LLP

Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton LLP

Covington & Burling LLP

Davis Polk & Wardwell LLP

Hogan Lovells US LLP

Ivins Phillips & Barker, Chartered

Morgan Lewis & Bockius LLP

Zuckerman Spaeder LLP

BRONZE LEVEL ($5,000 – $9,999)

Caplin & Drysdale, Chartered

Darmody PA

Debevoise & Plimpton LLP

Feldesman Tucker Leifer Fidell LLP

Fried Frank Harris Shriver & Jacobson LLP

Gibson Dunn & Crutcher LLP

Goodwin Procter LLP

Holland & Knight LLP

Jenner & Block LLP

Jones Day

Kirkland & Ellis LLP

Mayer Brown LLP

Morrison & Foerster

Paul Weiss Rifkind Wharton & Garrison LLP

Perkins Coie LLP

Rothwell Figg Ernst & Manbeck PC

Sterne Kessler Goldstein & Fox PLLC

Thompson Coburn LLP

Vinson & Elkins LLP

Williams & Connolly LLP

Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati 

BENEFACTORS ($2,500 – $4,999)

Allen & Overy LLP

Banner & Witcoff LLP

Beveridge & Diamond PC

Brown Rudnick LLP


Hughes Hubbard & Reed LLP

K&L Gates

Lathrop GPM


Northrop Grumman

Reed Smith LLP

Ropes & Gray LLP

Simpson Thacher & Bartlett LLP

White & Case LLP

SUPPORTERS ($1,000 – $2,499)

Adduci Mastriani & Schaumberg LLP

Ballard Spahr LLP

Bernstein & Lipsett Law

Buckley LLP

Cohen Milstein Sellers & Toll PLLC

Dentons US LLP

Faegre Drinker Biddle & Reath LLP

Holland & Hart LLP

Hollingsworth LLP

Hyman Phelps & McNamara PC

Katten Muchin Rosenman LLP

Keller and Heckman LLP

Kelley Drye  & Warren LLP

Law Offices of Andrew Marks PLLC

McCarter & English LLP

McDermott Will & Emery 

McKinney Figini LLC

Mooney Green Saindon Murph & Welch PC

Morris Manning & Martin LLP

Nelson Mullins Riley & Scarborough LLP

Powers Pyles Sutter & Verville PC

Regan Zambri & Long PLLC

Schertler & Onorato LLP

Schiff Hardin LLP

Seyfarth Shaw LLP

Sullivan & Worcester LLP

FRIENDS (up to $999)

Foley & Lardner LLP

Foster Garvey PC

Jacobson Holman PLLC

Staas & Halsey LLP

Wiley Rein LLP

*Participates in the DC Access to Justice Commission’s Raising the Bar in DC Campaign.

The DC Bar Foundation appreciates your gift. We take great care to ensure the accuracy of our donor lists, but occasionally we make mistakes. Please bring any errors or omissions to our attention by emailing us at

The continued success of the Call to Action campaign would not be possible without the hard work of our Volunteer Solicitors. Their experience, counsel and dedication to the Foundation are invaluable and greatly impact the scope of our work.


Connie N. Bertram | Bertram LLP

J. Daryl Byler | DC Bar Foundation

Emilio Cividanes | Venable LLP

Benjamin Dean | Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman LLC

Ron Flagg | Legal Services Corporation

Marc L. Fleischaker | Arent Fox LLP

Wayne Gibson | FTI Consulting, Inc.
Nathalie F. P. Gilfoyle

Gwen S. Green | Holland & Hart LLP
Christopher A. Hatfield | Ballard Spahr LLP

Michael Herman | Latham & Watkins LLP
Philip W. Horton | Arnold & Porter
Ellen M. Jakovic | Kirkland & Ellis LLP

Ashley James | Lime 

Carla Jordan-Detamore | Vinson & Elkins LLP

Emily Lagan | Regan Zambri Long
Kimberly LeBlanc Ross | American Red Cross

Paul S. Lee | Steptoe
Andrew H. Marks | Law Offices of Andrew Marks PLLC

John Nannes | Skadden Arps Slate Meagher & Flom LLP
David W. Ogden | Wilmer Cutler Pickering Hale and Dorr LLP
Stephen J. Pollak | Goodwin Procter LLP
Adam Pollet | Eversheds Sutherland (US) LLP

Michael Rogan | Skadden Arps Slate Meagher & Flom LLP

Tiana Russell | Crowell & Moring LLP

James Sandman | University of Pennsylvania Carey Law School
Paul M. Smith | Georgetown University Law Center
Bruce Spiva | Perkins Coie LLP

Tab Stewart | American Bankers Association

Lori Waichman | Mooney Green Saindon Murphy & Welch PC

Matthew Watson | DC Contract Appeals Board

Melissa Weberman | Arnold & Porter

Benjamin F. Wilson | Beveridge & Diamond PC 

DCBF Staff Support: 

Kirra Jarratt, CEO

Daryl Byler, Director of Development and Communications

Greer Richey, Development and Communications Specialist