Call to Action

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!

For more information, please contact Kirra Jarratt, Executive Director, at or 202-853-9030. Donations can easily be made online or by mail using our printable donation form.

The list below reflects gifts and pledges to the 2019 Call to Action campaign as of December 10, 2019.

PLATINUM LEVEL ($25,000 and above)
Sidley Austin LLP
Skadden Arps Slate Meagher & Flom LLP

GOLD LEVEL ($15,000 – $24,999)
Arnold & Porter

SILVER LEVEL ($10,000 – $14,999)
Cleary, Gottlieb, Steen & Hamilton LLP
Davis Polk & Wardwell LLP
Holland & Knight LLP
Ivins, Phillips & Barker, Chartered
Kirkland & Ellis LLP
Vinson & Elkins LLP
Zuckert, Scoutt & Rasenberger LLP

BRONZE LEVEL ($5,000 – $9,999)
AT&T Inc.
Caplin & Drysdale, Chartered
Cohen Milstein Sellers & Toll PLLC
Fried Frank Harris Shriver & Jacobson LLP
Goodwin Procter LLP
Holland & Knight LLP
Morgan, Lewis & Bockius LLP
Perkins Coie LLP
Sprint Corporation
Winston & Strawn LLP

BENEFACTORS ($2,500 – $4,999)
Bernstein & Lipsett Law
Brown Rudnick LLP
Sterne Kessler Goldstein & Fox PLLC

SUPPORTERS ($1,000 – $2,449)
Adduci, Mastriani & Schaumberg LLP
Allen & Overy LLP
Barnes & Thornburg LLP
Cuneo Gilbert & LaDuca LLP
Foley Hoag LLP
Holland & Hart LLP
Hyman Phelps and McNamara PC
Keller & Heckman LLP
Law Offices of Andrew Marks PLLC
MoloLamken LLP
Morris, Manning & Martin LLP
Powers Pyles Sutter & Verville PC
Staas & Halsey LLP
Stone Mattheis Xenopoulos & Brew PC

FRIENDS (up to $999)


*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.

Call to Action Volunteer Solicitors


Alison Andersen | APCO Worldwide
Elizabeth Aniskevich | Strategic Funding Source
Brian Benko
| Winston & Strawn LLP
Kelly Brinkley | The Executive Leadership Council
Valentina Castillo | Mayer Brown LLP
Emilio Cividanes | Venable LLP
Elizabeth Dalmut | Kirkland & Ellis LLP
Maureen Del Duca | Northrop Grumman Corporation
Katherine DeStefano | Nelson Mullins Riley & Scarborough LLP
Don Dunner | Finnegan, Henderson, Farabow, Garrett & Dunner LLP
Gwen Green | Holland & Hart LLP
Meryl Grenadier | AARP Foundation
Nathalie Gilfoyle
Chris Hatfield | LeClairRyan
Mark Herzog | Sidley Austin LLP
Philip Horton | Arnold & Porter
Ellen Jakovic | Kirkland & Ellis LLP
Justin Kingsolver | Crowell & Moring LLP
Caroline Leary | The Environmental Working Group
Kimberly LeBlanc Ross | American Red Cross
Paul Lee | Steptoe
Timothy Libutti
Andrew Marks | Law Offices of Andrew Marks PLLC
Vonya McCann | Sprint Corporation
Patrick McDermott | Hunton Andrews Kurth LLP
John Nannes | Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP
David Ogden | Wilmer Cutler Pickering Hale and Dorr LLP
Steve Pollak | Goodwin Procter LLP
Adam Pollet | Eversheds Sutherland (US) LLP
John Relman | Relman Dane & Colfax PLLC
Dan Rezneck | Office of the Attorney General for the District of Columbia
Seth Rosenthal | Venable LLP
Fahad Saghir | Alston & Bird LLP
Andrew Shaw | Dentons US LLP
Paul Smith | Georgetown University Law Center
W. Mark Smith
| Eversheds Sutherland (US) LLP
Bruce Spiva | Perkins Coie LLP
Janet Studley | Holland & Knight LLP
Melissa Weberman | Arnold & Porter
Robert Weiner | Arnold & Porter