Don’t save the date. Save human rights./

Welcome to The Next Twenty Years: A CJA Virtual Gala. Reserve your formal wear for another occasion. This unique celebration of human rights takes place right from the comfort of your own home—or anywhere you choose! #JusticeMatters

March 28, 2019

We know #JusticeMatters. Every dollar donated to CJA counts and puts us another step closer to a world where justice thrives.

With technology right at our fingertips, we want to connect with our global network of human rights supporters. By eliminating thousands of dollars of event costs needed to host a physical event, more of your donation goes directly to holding human rights abusers accountable.

Several easy ways to participate/

Buy Tickets

$300 Premium Package
$100 Premium Entry
$35 Global Entry


Levels ranging from 

CJA Briefing

March 28, 5pm-7pm PST
Google Community Space
188 The Embarcadero
San Francisco

Choose a Table

Choose a virtual table then recruit friends to join you.

Get Social

Tell us why #JusticeMatters to you and tag CJA.
#[yourcity] #CJA

Sponsorships Opportunities/

Thank you for your interest in becoming a sponsor! After deciding upon your sponsorship level, please fill out our sponsorship form and get in touch with Blake Johnson by email or by phone at (415) 529-7786.

$25,000 Counselor Level

All benefits listed below, plus:

  • Invitation for one (1) to join donor delegation site visit, tbd
  • One (1) Pro Bono Week email highlighting your support
  • Exclusive Sponsor (your firm logo) on one 2019 CJA Professional Network event


$10,000 Guardian Level 

All benefits listed below, plus:

  • Premier feature in legal publication ad, event materials, online & social media
  • Brown bag lunch with CJA attorney (or summer assoc. program)
  • One (1) social media posts to CJA list exclusively recognizing your support


$6,000 Defender Level

All benefits listed below, plus:

  • Membership in Justice Circle & benefits, one (1) hassle-free virtual table
  • Listing of your firm in legal publication ad*, event materials, online & social media
  • Sponsor (your logo) on one 2019 CJA Professional Network event

*Ad in legal publication requires completed sponsor paperwork by 3/5/19.


$3,000 Justice Sponsor

  • Justice Circle membership, recognition at virtual event, online & media


$1,000 Associate Justice Sponsor

  • Justice Circle membership, recognition at virtual event, online & media


$300 Premium Package  /  $100 Premium Entry  /  $35 Global Entry

Purchase a ticket to join us in the Global Ballroom and choose a CJA country or topic that is meaningful to you.


$300 Premium Package

  • Honorary Chair
  • 3 Drawing Entry
  • Swag Bag

$100 Premium Entry

  • 1 Drawing Entry
  • Swag Bag

$35 Global Entry

  • Swag Bag

Virtual Swag Bag/

With ticket and sponsor packages, you will receive online ‘supplies’ to showcase your philanthropy to CJA and join in recognizing the importance of human rights in our current political climate.

You will receive links to items to show such as movies. You will have an insider’s look at what accountability and justice can mean for survivors.

Global Ballroom/

Welcome to our Global Ballroom

Where do you want to sit?

Click on a table to learn more about the country or issue. Choose a table that is meaningful to you and join your table members.

To join a table or become an honorary chair please visit our tickets page.

Honorary Chair/

Professional Network
for Human Rights

Victoria Hartanto

Anya Eckbo

Val Myers

Honorary Chair/

C. Dixon Osburn
Mintz Group

JR Hodder

Honorary Chair/

Mina Titi Liu
Eric Rosenblum
Donal P Sullivan
Steven Taylor

Becca Minkoff

Honorary Chair/

Ramajana Hidic Demirovic
Cristina Yim

Betsy Nachbaur

Bill Nachbaur

Honorary Chair/

Carina Bentata

Linda Graham

Honorary Chair/

Ajay Krishnan

Jeron Donalds

Marjorie Donalds

Honorary Chair/

Daniel McLaughlin

David Walker

Honorary Chair/

Susana Solis

Betsy Minkoff

Martin Minkoff

Honorary Chair/

Joan Haratani

Rebecca Geraldi

Honorary Chair/

Carmen Cheung

Bonnie Lau

Honorary Chair/

Blake Johnson

Philip Althouse

Honorary Chair/

Nushin Sarkarati
Seema Mathur

Christine Brady

Honorary Chair/

Rochelle & Warren King

Honorary Chair/

Gilat Bachar

Caitlin Zittkowski

Honorary Chair/

Jennifer Rasmussen

Erica Embree

Honorary Chair/

Ela Matthews

Kara Slack

Paul Wozniak

Host An Event/

Host a live event at your home with your friends
the week of March 22-28, 2019.

When you purchase your virtual ticket or sponsorship, CJA will email you a virtual (online) kit of materials, a CJA celebration kit, for you to use.

Post your participation on social media by using the hashtag #CJA, #JusticeMatters, and #[YourCity].

Post a Selfie/

Take a selfie or group selfie with a sign saying #CJA, #JusticeMatters, and #[YourCity].  We want to see and share photos from across the globe.

Tell Us Why/

Tell us why #JusticeMatters to you. Follow @cja_news on twitter, instagram and facebook#CJA #JusticeMatters #[YourCity]

Check in at CJA on social media!


Watch and share the content we email you on social media the week of the Virtual Gala March 22-28, 2019.

Friday, March 22/

Look for your virtual swag bag to arrive in your email. Virtual swag bag contains thought provoking documentaries and interviews with today’s human rights leaders. Learn about past and current rights issues and get involved!

Monday, March 25/

2019 Judith Lee Stronach Award/

Awarded to an NGO partner leading efforts for justice and accountability in-country. Past honorees have included

  • Hassan Bility, director of Global Justice and Research Project (GJRP)
  • Youk Chhang, executive director of the Documentation Center in Cambodia
  • Corporación Colectivo de Abogados José Alvear Restrepo (CCAJAR)

Tuesday, March 26/

2019 Partner in Justice Award/

Awarded to a law firm or corporation that has provided pro bono support to advance justice and accountability. Past honorees have included

  • Mintz Group
  • Morgan, Lewis & Bockius LLP
  • DLA Piper and Tara Lee

Wednesday, March 27/

2019 Champion of Justice Award/

Awarded to a leading human rights advocate. Past honorees have included

  • Ambassador David Scheffer, the first United States Ambassador-at-Large for War Crimes Issues
  • Ambassador Stephen J. Rapp, former U.S. Ambassador-at-Large for War Crimes Issues
  • Navi Pillay, Former UN High Commissioner for Human Rights

Thursday, March 28/

Holding Human Rights Abusers Accountable: Current Challenges and Legal Strategies/

CJA discussion hosted by CJA’s Professional Network for Human Rights

5:00pm – 7:00pm PST
Google Community Space
188 The Embarcadero, San Francisco


We look forward to our future auctions. Please contact Blake Johnson with questions or to donate.

For questions or inquiries, please contact Blake Johnson, Major Gifts Officer by email at or by phone at (415) 529-7786.

Thank You to Our 2019 Sponsors/

$25,000 Counselor Level

Robert Flynn

Rochelle &
Warren King

$15,000 Super Guardian Level

Wilson Sonsini
Goodrich & Rosati

$10,000 Guardian Level

Shearman & Sterling LLP

$6,000 Defender Level

Keker, Van Nest & Peters LLP

Joan M Haratani

Mina Titi Liu &
Eric Rosenblum

Gerald Gray &
Coleen Higa

$3,000 Justice Sponsor

Morgan Lewis & Bockius

Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP

Beth van Schaack
& Brent Lang

Kassie & Luke Stone

Billy ‘Bo’ Boughton

Mintz Group


$1,000 Associate Justice Sponsor

Lee FitzGerald and
George Kohn

Jeron & Marjorie Donalds

C. Dixon Osburn
& JR Hodder

Kathy Roberts
& Aaron Loeb

Ajay Krishnan
& Annie Reding

Donald P Sullivan

Michael & Shirley Traynor

David Walker

Lucy and Joey Neugart Charitable Giving Fund

In-Kind Sponsor

MP Nunan,
Journalist Filmmaker

Gayle Donsky &
Morton Stein
Seema Mathur