Texas Legal Legend Saluted

Anti-Defamation League salutes one of city's top attorneys with coveted award

Anti-Defamation League salutes top attorney with coveted award

ADL Jurisprudence Award, Harry Reasoner, Macey Reasoner, Ginni Mithoff, Richard Mithoff
Harry Reasoner, Macey Reasoner, Ginni Mithoff, Richard Mithoff. Courtesy of Anti-Defamation League
ADL Jurisprudence Award, 4/16 Regina Rogers, George Gibson, Nicole Nathan Gibson
Regina Rogers, George Gibson, Nicole Nathan Gibson. Courtesy of Anti-Defamation League
ADL Jurisprudence Award, 4/16 Martin Comiskey, Nicole Soussan, Robert Carlton
Martin Comiskey, Nicole Soussan, Robert Carlton. Courtesy of Anti-Defamation League
ADL Jurisprudence Award, 4/16 Marvin Nathan, David Beck
Marvin Nathan, David Beck. Courtesy of Anti-Defamation League
ADL Jurisprudence Award, 4/16 Mark Wawro, Melanie Gray, Cathy Lamboley, Glenn Rosenbaum
Mark Wawro, Melanie Gray, Cathy Lamboley, Glen Rosenbaum. Courtesy of Anti-Defamation League
ADL Jurisprudence Award, 4/16 Tissy Hardin, Rusty Hardin
Tissy Hardin, Rusty Hardin. Courtesy of Anti-Defamation League
ADL Jurisprudence Award, 4/16 Greta Pliskin, Audrey Fersten, Charles Butt, Lisa Helfman
Greta Pliskin, Audrey Fersten, Charles Butt, Lisa Helfman. Courtesy of Anti-Defamation League
ADL Jurisprudence Award, Harry Reasoner, Macey Reasoner, Ginni Mithoff, Richard Mithoff
ADL Jurisprudence Award, 4/16 Regina Rogers, George Gibson, Nicole Nathan Gibson
ADL Jurisprudence Award, 4/16 Martin Comiskey, Nicole Soussan, Robert Carlton
ADL Jurisprudence Award, 4/16 Marvin Nathan, David Beck
ADL Jurisprudence Award, 4/16 Mark Wawro, Melanie Gray, Cathy Lamboley, Glenn Rosenbaum
ADL Jurisprudence Award, 4/16 Tissy Hardin, Rusty Hardin
ADL Jurisprudence Award, 4/16 Greta Pliskin, Audrey Fersten, Charles Butt, Lisa Helfman

What: The Anti-Defamation League's Karen H. Susman Jurisprudence Award Luncheon.

Where: Hyatt Regency Downtown.

The scoop: Veteran attorney Harry Reasoner of Vinson & Elkins received the honor before a gathering of 600. Words of praise for "one of the most influential lawyers in the United States" were delivered by Mark Yudof, emeritus president of the University of California, former chancellor of the University of Texas System, and former dean of the University of Texas School of Law. 

The luncheon, chaired by Nicole Soussan and Robert Carlton, raised more than $470,000 for ADL programs.

Who: ADL national board chair Marvin Nathan, Macey Reasoner, Susan and Barrett Reasoner, Macey Reasoner Stokes and Bob Stokes, State Sen. Rodney Ellis, Tom Ajamie, Glen Rosenbaum, Regina Rogers, Cathy Lamboley, Rufus Cormier, Melanie Gray, and Mark Wawro.