UJA-Federation Recognizes Lawyers
The UJA-Federation of New York honored Wachtell, Lipton, Rosen & Katz partner Theodore N. Mirvis (second from right) and Kirkland & Ellis LLP partner Edward O. Sassower (second from left) at the organization's Lawyers Division annual event on Jan. 30 at the Pierre Hotel in Manhattan.
Mirvis received the Judge Joseph M. Proskauer Award, the most prestigious honor that the UJA-Federation gives to a member of the legal profession. Sassower received the James H. Fogelson Emerging Leadership Award.
Pictured with the honorees are, far left, Eric Goldstein, a partner at Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison who is the UJA-Federation's incoming CEO, and Ken Langone, co-founder of The Home Depot, who was the event's keynote speaker.