Courtesy photo/Lynn Coscia

Sanctuary for Families honored attorneys from 10 firms at the 15th annual Above & Beyond Pro Bono Awards ceremony on Oct. 17 at the Highline Ballroom. The firms were recognized for their advocacy on behalf of survivors of domestic violence and human trafficking, immigration and asylum, child protection, custody and support.

They were Cahill Gordon & Reindel; Cravath Swaine & Moore; Davis Polk & Wardwell; Debevoise & Plimpton; Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison; Schulte Roth & Zabel; Simpson Thacher & Bartlett; Stroock & Stroock & Lavan; Wachtell, Lipton, Rosen & Katz; and Wilmer Hale.

Pictured above are, from left: Dorchen Leidholdt, director of Sanctuary for Families’ Legal Center; Cecile Noel, commissioner of the NYC Mayor’s Office to Combat Domestic Violence and Judy Harris Kluger, executive director of Sanctuary for Families.