Gay McDougall Wins Thurgood Marshall Award

Gay McDougallGFW Board member Gay McDougall, who is also the United Nations’ first Independent Expert on Minority Issues, was chosen by the DC Bar council to be the 2010 Thurgood Marshall Award.

The award is presented biennially to an individual who has shown a strong commitment to and excellence in the fields of civil rights and individual liberties, and will be presented as part of the Bar’s Annual Awards Dinner on June 24. “I am thrilled to receive the D.C. Bar’s Thurgood Marshall Award. There is nothing more meaningful than to be honored by your friends and colleagues,” Ms. McDougall said.

Read a news release on the award »


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