The Boston Bar Association's
September 27, 2013, 11:30 a.m.
(Reception), 12:30 p.m. (Luncheon)
415 Summer Street
Theodore Olson, former Solicitor General of the United States
from 2001-2004 under President George W. Bush and partner in the D.C. office
of Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher. Olson has argued 60 cases before the U.S.
Supreme Court, prevailing in 75 percent of these cases. For his
recent work in challenging California's Proposition 8 and spearheading the defense of gay marriage,
Time Magazine selected him as one of the 100 most influential people in the
world in 2010. Olson is considered one of the nation's premier appellate and
United States Supreme Court
John G. Brooks
Legal Services Award Recipient: Jay
McManus, Executive Director of the Children's Law Center of Massachusetts
Thurgood Marshall Award
Recipient: Liberty Mutual's Legal
The 2013 Annual Meeting Luncheon
will be the first public event at which new BBA President Paul T. Dacier,
Executive Vice President and General Counsel of EMC, will appear.
1,300 members of Boston's legal community are expected to