Wiley A. Branton Awards Luncheon

PAST Award RECIPIENTS

2021 Neal Katyal
2019 The Honorable Eleanor Holmes Norton
2018 The Honorable Deval Patrick
2017 Former Attorney General
Eric Holder, Jr.
Speaker:
Congressman John Lewis
2016 Roderic V.O. Boggs
2015 Theodore Howard
John Relman
2014 James J. Sandman
Nkechi Taifa
2013 Judge John Ferren
Judge Ricardo Urbina
2012 Thomas Brunner
Avis Buchanan
Joseph Sellers
2011 Kim Keenan
George Ruttinger
2010 Congressman John Conyers
John C. Keeney
2009 Congressman John Lewis
Benjamin F. Wilson
Speaker:
Attorney General
Eric Holder, Jr.
2008 – 40th Anniversary David J. Cynamon
Leslie M. Turner
2007 Anastasia D. Kelly
Thomas S. Williamson, Jr.
2006 Marc L. Fleischaker
Roger Wilkins
2005 Judge Nathaniel R. Jones
Roger E. Warin
2004 Stuart J. Land
John A. Payton, Jr.
2003 Patricia M. Wald
2002 Janet Reno
Dick Thornburgh
2001 David & Florence Isbell
2000 Peter Edelman
Rev. John O. Peterson
Speaker:
Mayor Anthony Williams
1999 Drew S. Days
Jane Lang
1998 No award presented
1997 Judge Charles Richey
Speaker:
First Lady Hillary Clinton
1996 Rev. James Macdonell
William R. Tisdale
1995 Judge Aubrey A. Robinson
1994 Robert H. Kapp
1993 John E. Nolan, Jr.
Vincent E. Reed
1992 Pedro Avilés
Stephen Pollak
Iris J. Toyer
1991 Roscoe N. Nix
Joseph L. Rauh, Jr.
1990 Judge William B. Bryant
Judge Louis F. Oberdorfer
1989 Robert L. Wald
1988 Distinguished Service Award:
Judge Spottswood W. Robinson
John W. Douglas
1987 Distinguished Service Award:
Wiley A. Branton, Sr.
Albert E. Arent