Thu, May 09, 2013
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Defenders of Justice 2013

Defenders of Justice (DOJ) Awards are given by the Justice Center to honor individuals or organizations who are making significant contributions in the following areas: Litigation; Research and Policy Development; Public Policy Advocacy and Grassroots Empowerment/Community Capacity Building. Recipients will be honored at our annual Defenders of Justice Event.

This year's 15th Annual DOJ event will be held on Thursday, May 9 from 6:00 to 9:00 p.m. at the Carolina Club at UNC Chapel Hill's George Watts Hill Alumni Center.

The 2013 honorees are:

  • Legislative Advocacy: Wayne Goodwin, NC Commissioner of Insurance
  • Litigation:
    • Phil Lehman, NC Office of the Attorney General
    • Mortgage Foreclosure Unit, Legal Aid of NC
  • Policy Research and Advocacy: Equality NC
  • Grassroots Empowerment: A. Philip Randolph Institute

The honorees at the awards dinner always offer us inspiration and the chance to gather with others dedicated to building a great state. We hope you and your friends will join us.

Event Location

Carolina Club, the George Watts Hill Alumni Center at UNC-Chapel
550 Stadium Drive
Chapel Hill, NC 27514


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