Case Spotlight


The firm and our lawyers were honored to be recognized by many of our partner organizations in 2022. To read more about Sidley’s pro bono recognition, we invite you to visit the Achievements section of

2022 Achievements

  • Award for Excellence in Pro Bono and Public Interest Service 2022 – Northern District of Illinois and the Chicago Chapter of the Federal Bar Association – Scott Stein
  • Gold Individual Award – Effie Vasilopoulos – The Law Society of Hong Kong 2022 Pro Bono and Community Work Recognition Programme
  • Innovation in Equity and Racial Justice Award – 2022 Financial Times Innovative Lawyers Awards North America
  • KIND Houston 2022 Pro Bono Team of the Year – Leticia Parker, Maegan Quejada, and Tiffany Van
  • LawWorks Pro Bono Awards: Shortlisted for Best Contribution by a Firm, Most Effective Partnership; Junior Lawyers Division Award – Bethany Wise, Highly Commended
  • LexisNexis Legal Awards Pro Bono Award – Highly Commended
  • Pro Bono Initiative Award – Public Interest Law Initiative (PILI)
  • Pro Bono Champion of the Year – State Bar of Texas – Robert Uhl
  • Shortlisted for Pro Bono International Firm of the Year and Gender Diversity International Law Firm of the Year (Emerging Enterprises Pro Bono Program) – Women in Business Law Awards
  • Shortlisted in the “Responsible Business” category (Emerging Enterprises Pro Bono Program) – Financial Times and RSGI
  • Small Business Champions Competition 2022 finalist (Emerging Enterprises Pro Bono Program) – International Chamber of Commerce, International Trade Centre, and the World Trade Organization
  • W. Frank Newton Award – State Bar of Texas’s 2022 Pro Bono Excellence Awards
  • Washington Council of Lawyers 2022 D.C. Pro Bono Week Profile – Mariah Hines