Ben Wilson Named 2016 WBA Houston Medallion Honoree
Beveridge & Diamond's Managing Principal, Benjamin F. Wilson, has been named by the Washington Bar Association as the 2016 Charles Hamilton Houston Medallion of Merit Honoree. The Houston Medallion of Merit is presented annually to an individual who demonstrates a commitment to the betterment of the legal profession.
"I am humbled and grateful to receive this honor, and I look forward to continuing the work that Mr. Houston began," Mr. Wilson said.
An tireless advocate for diversity and inclusion, Mr. Wilson received the 2014 Spirit of Excellence award from the American Bar Association Commission on Racial and Ethnic Diversity in the Profession, and the 2013 Dedication to Diversity and Justice award from the ABA Section of Environment, Energy, and Resources.
Beveridge & Diamond is a recognized leader on diversity and inclusion in the legal profession. The firm was honored in September 2015 with the Defense Research Institute's Law Firm Diversity Award, in July 2013 with an MCCA Thomas L. Sager Award for Diversity Accomplishments, and in February 2013 with an AT&T Legal Department Diversity Award for its efforts and accomplishments in this area.