TrustLaw
Awards 2020

Every year at the TrustLaw Awards, we gather to celebrate the remarkable pro bono projects undertaken by legal teams with NGOs and social enterprises around the world. This year we will be celebrating on November 5th on our social media channels.

Winners

The diversity of this year’s winners epitomises TrustLaw’s success in strengthening the practice of pro bono worldwide to support NGOs and social enterprises.

  • TrustLaw Impact Award 2020: Fighting Blood Shortages in Kenya TrustLaw Innovation Award 2020: Protecting Kelp Forests in Japan

  • TrustLaw Innovation Award 2020: Protecting Kelp Forests in Japan

  • TrustLaw Collaboration Award 2020: Working Together for Freedom of Information in Ecuador

  • TrustLaw International Law Firm of the Year 2020: White & Case LLP

  • TrustLaw Domestic Law Firm of the Year 2020: Arthur Cox

  • TrustLaw In-House Legal Team of the Year 2020: HPE

  • TrustLaw Anniversary Award: Latham & Watkins LLP

  • TrustLaw Lawyer of the Year 2020: Nominees

  • TrustLaw Lawyer of the Year 2020: Julia Anabel Sainz | Marval, O'Farrell & Mairal

Nominees

Meet the finalists for the 2020 TrustLaw Awards.



Impact Award

This Award recognises an outstanding legal research project that has led to demonstrable change and significant outcomes.

  • Fighting Blood Shortages in Kenya

    Sisu Global Health and CFL Advocates and Sheppard, Mullin, Richter and Hampton LLP

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  • Tax Secrecy in Argentina

    Asociación Civil por la Igualdad y la Justicia (ACIJ) and AVOA - Abogados, Paul Hastings, Legance Studio Legale Associato, Dittmar and Indrenius, White & Case LLP, Linklaters LLP & Law office Josip Konjevod

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  • India Impact Investing Guide

    ANDE and Nishith Desai Associates

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Innovation Award

This new Award recognises an NGO or social enterprise that has used pro bono legal advice to scale up their operations, improve the delivery of their social mission or pivot their activities to make a greater impact on the businesses and people they support.

  • Protecting Kelp Forests in Japan

    Mobile Sea Otters and Nishimura & Asahi

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  • Workplace Laws to Combat Domestic Violence

    Led By HER,The Kering Foundation and Dentons LLP, TR Australia

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  • Prison Labour in Mexico

    La Cana and White & Case

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Collaboration Award

This Award showcases highly effective working relationships between pro bono providers and recipients that exemplify the power and best practices of pro bono.

  • Working Together for Freedom of Information in Ecuador

    Fundamedios and Ferrere Abogados, Philippi Prietocarrioza Ferrero DU & Uría, Ritch, Mueller, Heather y Nicolau, S.C., KLA - Koury Lopes Advogados & ObradorDigital SpA

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  • Community Health Workers

    Integrate Health and Demarest Advogados; Reindorf Chambers; Udo Udoma & Belo-Osagie (UUBO); Bowmans; Bytelex Advocates

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  • Data Protection for Social Entrepreneurs in Thailand

    Social Enterprise Thailand Association and Milbank, Weerawong, Chandler

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LEGAL TEAM OF THE YEAR AWARDS NOMINEES

These awards recognise the commitment law firms and legal teams have demonstrated in supporting pro bono clients over the last year on projects undertaken through TrustLaw.

International law firm of the year Award

Regional law firm of the year Award

In-House Legal Team of the year Award

  • JP Morgan

  • Merck & Co

  • Hewlett Packard Enterprise

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