Clifford Law Offices is proud to sponsor the Diversity Scholarship Foundation’s Annual Unity Gala taking place on December 6, 2022.
The Diversity Scholarship Foundation is a nonprofit organization that provides scholarships to diverse and deserving law students as well as awards to individuals in the legal community who have demonstrated a commitment to diversity and inclusion in the profession. This year’s recipients will be presented at the event.
In addition to the awards ceremony, the 20th annual swearing-in of bar presidents ceremony will take place. Presidents from various bar associations will take the “Oath of Unity,” pledging to uphold the principles of diversity, inclusion, and equity within each organization and the legal profession. Cook County Circuit Court Chief Judge Timothy Evans will administer the oath of office.
An added highlight of the evening will be a gymnastics performance by the Jesse White Tumblers, sponsored by the firm.
The Gala will be held at the Chicago Hilton, Grand Ballroom, 720 S. Michigan Avenue in Chicago, Illinois. The reception commences at 5:00 p.m. and dinner is served at 6 p.m. The Diversity Scholarship Foundation President Appellate Court Justice Jesse Reyes as always promises the formal portion of the evening will end at 8:30 p.m.
Additional information about tickets and sponsorships is available at www.diversitychicago.org.