Gideon's Trumpet Award

The Gideon's Trumpet Award honors the outstanding work by a member of the Senior Partners for Justice Project.

The award is named after the book, Gideon's Trumpet, by Anthony Lewis.  The book chronicles the establishment of the right to counsel in all criminal cases in the American judicial system.

The award honors attorneys striving to provide access to justice in civil matters.  It was established in 2003.

See the award recipients.