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Recipients of the Lawyers Club of San Diego WOMEN OF COLOR EXCELLENCE Award:

2021 women of color excellence award - HOn. IRMA Gonzalez (Ret.)

This award shall be given to a woman of color who has demonstrated excellence or has been exemplary in her field; and has advanced the status of women of color in the law or society.  There is no requirement that the recipient be a Lawyers Club member. The Diverse Women’s Committee co-chairs should ensure that all the recipients over time reflect the diversity of women of color within California and the United States year after year.


Previous Women of Color Reception Speakers

2020  - Hon. Vallera J. Johnson

2019  - Janice P. Brown

2018  - Hon. Patricia Y. Cowett

2017  - Mara W. Elliott

2016  - Hon. Elizabeth A. Riggs

2015  - Hon. Tamila E. Ipema

2014  - Hon. Sunshine S. Sykes

2013  - Hon. Terrie Roberts