Our society has a fundamental obligation to guarantee justice for all of its members. The Center for Disability & Elder Law (CDEL) has been expanding access to justice to persons marginalized by poverty, age and/or disability, for almost thirty years.
Congratulations to Our 2014 CDEL Winter Benefit Award WinnersIn back row, CDEL Board President, Anthony J. O’Neill of Williams Montgomery & John Ltd. In front row from left to right, Brett Hart, Executive Vice President, General Counsel & Secretary of United Airlines, accepted The Corporate Partner Award; Judith T. Davis, attorney at McDermott Will & Emery LLP, was presented the Volunteer of the Year Award; Patricia Sheehan, Associate General Counsel of the Rehabilitation Institute of Chicago, accepted The Founders Award on behalf of RIC and Dr. Henry Betz; Cook Co. Circuit Chief Judge Timothy C. Evans and Cook Co. Circuit Judge Patricia Banks, who presides over the Elder Law & Misc. Remedies Division, were presented the Impact Award; Theresa Jaffe of Theresa Jaffe Consulting, 30th Anniversary & Winter Awards Benefit Chair and CDEL Board Member.