The Washington Foreign Law Society
is pleased to present its 2018 Fall Gala
Former Chief Prosecutor for the United States in the Einsatzgruppen Case of the Nuremberg Trials
Benjamin B. Ferencz
– Benjamin B. Ferencz, on his encounters with the concentration camps of World War II
The Washington Foreign Law Society is proud to announce that U.S. Army Sergeant of Infantry, acclaimed international lawyer, longtime advocate for the rule of law and the International Criminal Court, and former Chief Prosecutor for the United States in the Nuremberg Trials’ Einsatzgruppen Case, Benjamin B. Ferencz, will receive the Society’s Harry LeRoy Jones Award at its upcoming dinner gala in recognition of his contributions to the development of international law.
Each year, the WFLS bestows the Harry LeRoy Jones Award upon an honoree who promotes the rule of law—and international law in particular—and has a profound and lasting impact on institutions dedicated to justice, international law, or scholarship. Mr. Ferencz’s entire biography and much more information is available on his website, benferencz.org.
General Admission: $175
WFLS Member Admission: $150
Student Discounted Admission: $120
Platinum Level: $10,000
Gold Level: $5,000
Silver Level: $2,500
Each sponsorship includes admission tickets and a special reserved table for 8 to 10 guests.
The following organizations and individuals have thus far committed to be sponsors at the Gala:
Arnold and Porter Kaye Scholer LLP
Covington & Burling LLP
Holland & Knight LLP
The Stimson Center
Wilmer Cutler Pickering Hale and Dorr LLP
Debra and Michael Decker
Brad Edelman, Muir Patent Law PLLC
George Washington University Law School
Miller & Chevalier