Our Benefactors

To function as an effective pro bono legal services organization, the Lex Mundi Pro Bono Foundation needs to fund a modest budget to cover programmatic expenses.

Lex Mundi member firms have graciously stepped forward to support the Foundation’s operations.  In addition, the member firms McGuireWoods LLP (Virginia) and Steptoe & Johnson LLP (District of Columbia) have generously donated office space, administrative assistance, and IT assistance to Chloe B. Holderness, the Foundation’s Managing Director; David Roll, Founder and Associate Director; and Carrie Siegrist, Senior Program Officer.

The Lex Mundi Pro Bono Foundation is grateful for other generous grants provided by the following organizations:

  • MacArthur Foundation
  • The W.K. Kellogg Foundation
  • The David and Lucile Packard Foundation
  • The Shell Foundation
  • The John S. and James L. Knight Foundation
  • The Lemelson Foundation
  • Kellogg Action Lab
  • Lexis Nexis

The Lex Mundi Pro Bono Foundation is grateful for the following Lex Mundi member law firms, foundations and individuals that generously provide support each year:

  • Clement Family Trust
  • Alston & Bird 

The following Lex Mundi member law firms that gave generously to provide start-up support to the Foundation:

McKinney, Bancroft & Hughes (Bahamas)
Farris, Vaughan, Wills & Murphy LLP (British Columbia, Canada)
MacPherson Leslie & Tyerman LLP (Saskatchewan, Canada)
Walkers (Cayman Islands)
Facio & Cańas (Costa Rica)
Dr. K. Chrysostomides & Co. (Cyprus)
Pérez, Bustamante y Ponce (Ecuador)
Roschier, Attorneys Ltd. (Finland)
Nörr Stiefenhofer Lutz (Germany)
Mayora & Mayora, S.C. (Guatemala)
LOGOS legal services (Iceland)
Ali Budiardjo, Nugroho, Reksodiputro (Indonesia)
Arthur Cox (Ireland)
Cains Advocates Limited (Isle of Man)
Nishimura & Asahi (Japan)
Hwang Mok Park, P.C. (Korea)
Abdullah Kh. Al-Ayoub & Associates (Kuwait)
LAWIN
Bonn Schmitt Steichen (Luxembourg)
Skrine (Malaysia)
Houthoff Buruma (Netherlands)
Cechová & Partners (Slovak Republic)
Bowman Gilfillan (South Africa)
Uría Menéndez (Spain)
FJ&G de Saram (Sri Lanka)
Kelsick, Wilkin & Ferdinand (St. Kitts & Nevis)
Pestalozzi (Switzerland)
Tilleke & Gibbins (Thailand)
Hamel-Smith (Trinidad and Tobago)

Misick & Stanbrook (Turks & Caicos Islands)
Snell & Wilmer L.L.P. (Arizona, USA)
Rose Law Firm, a Professional Association (Arkansas, USA)
Morrison & Foerster LLP (California, USA)
Richards, Layton & Finger, P.A. (Delaware, USA)
Steptoe & Johnson LLP (District of Columbia, USA)
Alston & Bird LLP (Georgia, USA)
Blair Sterling Johnson Martinez & Leon Guerrero P.C. (Guam, USA)
Case Lombardi & Pettit (Hawaii, USA)
Foley Hoag LLP (Massachusetts, USA)
Butler, Snow, O'Mara, Stevens & Cannada, PLLC (Mississippi, USA)
Armstrong Teasdale LLP (Missouri, USA)
Crowley Fleck PLLP (Montana, USA)
Sheehan Phinney Bass + Green, P.A. (New Hampshire, USA)
Day Pitney LLP (New Jersey, USA)
Rodey Law Firm (New Mexico, USA)
Womble Carlyle Sandridge & Rice, PLLC (North Carolina, USA)
Crowe & Dunlevy (Oklahoma, USA)
Eckert Seamans Cherin & Mellott, LLC (Pennsylvania, USA)
McConnell Valdés LLC (Puerto Rico, USA)
Wyche, P.A. (South Carolina, USA)
Lynn, Jackson, Shultz & Lebrun, P.C. (South Dakota, USA)
Bass, Berry & Sims PLC (Tennessee, USA)
VanCott (Utah, USA)
Downs Rachlin Martin PLLC (Vermont, USA)
Jackson Kelly PLLC (West Virginia, USA)
Hoet Pelaez Castillo & Duque (Venezuela)

The Foundation expresses its sincere thanks to all Lex Mundi lawyers and other individuals who contributed to the 2007/2008 Lex Mundi Pro Bono Foundation’s “Friends of the Foundation” Giving Campaign:

Peter R. Ackermann

William Akel

Carl Anduri **

Douglas S. Arnold

William H. Avery

William M. Barron

Donna P. Bergeson

H.W. Wefers Bettink

Henry Birnkrant

Rick D. Blumen

J. William Boone

Altamiro Boscoli

Scott M. Brennan

Frank W. Bullock

Brenford A. V. Christie

Alfred H. Clarke

Clements Family Charitable Trust

Charles and Arline Coward **

Robert Cutler

Barb Dawson **

Lynn Deitch **

Daniel Del Rio **

Kevin M. DiDio

Beverly Evans and Bruce Campbell

Steve and Barbara Fennell

Dan Fitts

Diane J. Fuchs

Robert Furter

Michael and Anne Glanz

Jorge R. Gonzalez

Judson Graves

Bernard L. "Ben" Greer, Jr. **

James and Priscilla Guest

Trudy J. Halla

Randall A. Hanson

Jan-Michiel Hebly

Alex Hertman

Morgan Hodgson and William Lake

Ju Myung Hwang

Sam K. Kaywood, Jr.

Philip J. Kessler

Robert R. Kinas

Robert J. Krapf

Timothy L. Largay

Michelle Liberman

Philip H. Lilienthal

Colin B. Loveday

Malcolm R. and Celia Lovell Jr.

David Lyman **

George Lynn

Alan Maclin

Christopher D. Mangum

Jesus Matos

John Matson

Eduardo Mayora

Mark Moran

Brooke S. Murphy

Wendy Neal

Jose Antonio Olaechea **

Henry & Lillian Parr

Oscar N. Persons

Elliott Portnoy

Steven L. Pottle

Duane & Christine Quaini

Michael E. Ray **

Richard E. Rassel, Jr.

Jim Rocap

Fernando Rojas

David L. Roll **

José Pérez Santos

John R. Sapp

Michael Scannell

Bahar Schippel

Martin Serkovic

Alan H. Silberman

Mark Silverman

Lennart Simonsen

Ed Spalty

Michael Stewart

Milton R. Stewart **

Stephen D. Swindle **

Laura G. Thatcher

The Partners of Basham, Ringe y Correa, S.C.

The Partners of Brigard & Urrutia

The Partners of Davis Wright Tremaine LLP

The Partners of Dr. K. Chrysostomides & Co.

The Partners of Houthoff Buruma

The Partners of Myers Fletcher & Gordon

The Partners of Rodey Law Firm

The Partners of Romulo Mabanta Buenaventura Sayoc & De Los Angeles

The Partners of Sheehan Phinney Bass + Green, P.A.

The Partners of Tilleke & Gibbins International Ltd.

The Partners of VanCott

Greg Towers **

Simon Truskett

Jose Antonio Valdez

Rafael Vargas

Barry Waters

Kenneth G. Weigel

Michiel Wesseling **

Philip R. West

Barry White **

Marcel Windt

Fred and Anne Woodworth

Philippe Xavier-Bender

Maria Eugenia Yabar

Charles and Ann Yonkers

Dimitrios Zepos

(** Friends of the Foundation Committee Member)