Womble Carlyle was well-represented at the 2015 Human Rights Campaign North Carolina Gala. The event took place Saturday, Feb. 21st in Charlotte.

Womble Carlyle attorneys, spouses and guests attending were

  • Brent Clinkscale
  • Allene Cooley
  • Jim Cooley
  • Casey Crowley
  • Loring Crowley
  • Jon Hammond
  • Dirk Lasater
  • Grace Lasater
  • Nellie Shipley
  • Michael Sullivan

More than 1,500 people attended the 20th anniversary HRC North Carolina Gala. Event speakers included McKinney COO Joni Madison and actress Samira Wiley (“Orange is the New Black”).

As the largest civil rights organization working to achieve equality for lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender Americans, the Human Rights Campaign represents a force of more than 1.5 million members and supporters nationwide — all committed to making HRC's vision a reality.

The HRC awarded Womble Carlyle a perfect score of 100 for the firm’s support of equal rights for lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) Americans in the 2015 HRC Corporate Equality Index.