Samuel E. Gates Litigation Award Committee

MANDATE: To honor a lawyer or judge, whether or not a Fellow of the College, who has made a significant, exceptional, and lasting contribution to the improvement of the litigation process. 

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Committee Members

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Roy B. (Skip) Dalton, Jr.


US District Court, Middle District of Florida

Orlando, FL

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Mary Humphrey

Vice Chair

Ministry of the Attorney General

Toronto, ON

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William H. Archambault


Piedmont Liability Trust

Charlottesville, VA

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Eric Dunberry


Norton Rose Fulbright Canada LLP

Montreal, QC

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Mark P. Goodman


Debevoise & Plimpton LLP

New York, NY

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Patrick Ouellet


Woods LLP

Montreal, QC

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Jonathan Rosenthal


Jonathan M. Rosenthal, Barrister

Toronto, ON

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John H. Tucker


Rhodes, Hieronymus, Jones, Tucker & Gable

Tulsa, OK

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Robert C. Riter, Jr.

Immediate Past Chair

Riter, Rogers, Wattier & Northrup, LLP

Pierre, SD

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Lyn P. Pruitt


Mitchell, Williams, Selig, Gates & Woodyard, P.L.L.C.

Little Rock, AR