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King & Spalding A Top Contributor to the Tahirih Justice Center’s Latest Fundraising Campaign


21 Nov 2012
PRESS RELEASE
WASHINGTON, November 21, 2012 — As part of the Tahirih Justice Center’s “Bighearted Attorneys” fundraising campaign, lawyers in King & Spalding’s Washington, D.C., office raised almost $14,000 to support and protect immigrant women and girls fleeing from violence.

The campaign, which ran from October 22 – November 16, raised more than $98,000 in total. King & Spalding’s $13,755 donation qualified as the largest by any firm with 100-200 lawyers and was the 2nd largest among all contributors.

The Tahirih Justice Center works to protect immigrant women and girls seeking justice in the United States from gender-based violence. Leveraging both in-house and pro bono attorneys, the organization aims to empower its clients to achieve justice and equality through direct legal services and national public policy advocacy. For more information, visit www.tahirih.org.

About King & Spalding
Celebrating more than 125 years of service, King & Spalding is an international law firm that represents a broad array of clients, including half of the Fortune Global 100, with 800 lawyers in 17 offices in the United States, Europe, the Middle East and Asia. The firm has handled matters in over 160 countries on six continents and is consistently recognized for the results it obtains, uncompromising commitment to quality and dedication to understanding the business and culture of its clients. More information is available at www.kslaw.com.
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