Delaware State Bar Association Access to Justice Awards 2023

Faiz Ahmad Cliff C. Gardner

Skadden’s Wilmington office received a Leadership Award from the Delaware State Bar Association, honoring the firm’s “outstanding leadership in the field of pro bono service to Delaware’s indigent population.” Wilmington office head Faiz Ahmad accepted the award on Skadden’s behalf.

Partner Cliff Gardner received the Christopher W. White Achievement Award, given to “a member of the bar who has shown an exemplary recent contribution to pro bono services … and stands as a role model to other attorneys.”

Mr. Ahmad and Mr. Gardner discussed the office’s long-standing commitment to serving its community and its important domestic violence, death penalty and other work in an article by Law360 (“Del. Legal Community Members Honored for Pro Bono Work,” October 26, 2023).