Southern California ACCA Schedules Its 13th Annual Gala

Friday, February 1, 2008 - 01:00

The Southern California Chapter of the Association of Corporate Counsel is planning its 13th Annual Gala Dinner & Pro Bono Silent Auction.

The event will take place on Friday, March 7 from 4:40 to 8:30 p.m. at the Westin Bonaventure, 404 South Figueroa Street, Los Angeles. Networking, cocktails and a silent auction to benefit Public Counsel will begin at 4:30 p.m., dinner will begin at 6 p.m., with after-dinner coffee scheduled for 8:30 p.m.

The featured speaker for the evening will be Tony Blair, former prime minister of the United Kingdom, who is currently serving as a Middle East Quartet Representative. The Quartet is comprised of the United Nations, the European Union, the United States and Russia.

The evening also will feature the presentation of the ACCA-SoCal Diversity Award sponsored by K&L Gates and the Pro-Bono Corporate Counsel of the Year Award sponsored by Foley & Lardner LLP.

For ticket information, see the Bulletin Board on The Metropolitan Corporate Counsel website at www.metro- corpcounsel.com.

For reservations, contact Jessica Pittman at (213) 443-1105 or email socal@acc.com.