Legendary civil rights leader Congressman John Lewis was the guest speaker at the 21st Annual Scholarship Gala on October 23, 2010 at Bally’s Las Vegas.
- NV Energy – Corporate Service Award,
- Dr. William W. Sullivan – Community Service Award,
- Lewis and Roca – Law Firm of the Year Award,
- F. Travis Buchanan – Attorney of the Year Award,
- Judge Kevin Williams – Posthumous Lawyer of the Year Award, and
- Arthur L. Williams, Jr. – Lifetime Achievement Award
(View the Video Tribute to Art Williams in iTunes (approx. 95 MB) or
the Video Tribute to Art Williams in QuickTime (approx. 350 MB)).
Since the first Annual Scholarship Gala was held in 1987 (formerly the Annual Scholarship Banquet), the LVNBA has given tens of thousands of dollars in scholarships to law students.