Munger, Tolles & Olson name partner Ronald L. Olson received the Beacon of Justice Award at the 8th Annual Friends of the Law Library Gala Reception on April 12, 2011.
The Friends of the Los Angeles County Law Library is dedicated to raising funds for the Los Angeles Law Library, which is a vital civic institution that serves judges, attorneys, government officials, individuals and self-represented litigants.
The Beacon of Justice Award is given to those whose character and outstanding service to the legal community have inspired others and brought them the respect and admiration of the legal community. Past honorees include Justice Norman L. Epstein (2005), Justice Earl Johnson (2006), Shirley & Seth Hufstedler (2007), Justice Arthur Gilbert (2008), Chief Justice Ronald M. George (2009), and Justices Charles S. and Miriam A. Vogel (2010).
Mr. Olson is a name partner in the Los Angeles office of Munger, Tolles & Olson. His practice involves a combination of litigation and corporate counseling.