Meet 2017 Witkin Award Recipient Nicholas Fox, Esq.
Join us Thursday, October 5, from 5 pm to 8 pm for a Magical Night on the Bay to celebrate this year’s Witkin Award recipients, including Nicholas Fox, Esq. who is being honored as the Changemaker for Advancing Access to Justice.
Nicholas Fox is an associate and litigation attorney with Foley & Lardner, LLP. His practice focuses on commercial and consumer litigation in state and federal court with an emphasis on class action defense, corporate disputes, and consumer litigation under California’s Consumer Legal Remedies Act and Unfair Competition Law. He graduated from the University of San Diego School of Law in 2011. He was Senior Executive Editor of the San Diego Law Review and selected to the Order of the Coif.
Mr. Fox has devoted considerable time to increasing Access to Justice. He has an extensive pro bono practice. His cases have involved securing Social Security benefits for HIV-positive clients, preparing wills for LGBT individuals, and working with local charities to provide proper training to their employees on how to handle HIV-positive or LGBT individuals. Additionally, he is the Co-President of the Tom Homann LGBT Law Association. He is active on several committees and coordinates the association’s student-attorney mentorship program and annual membership drive.
Join us for a magical evening at this year’s Witkin Awards. The awards will be held at Tom Ham’s Lighthouse, starting at 5 pm with a strolling magician and cocktails. Dinner and a magic show follow from 6 pm to 8 pm. The Witkin Award Ceremony is the primary fundraiser of the San Diego Law Library Foundation.