WASHINGTON, D.C., December 3, 2012 – Thomas Hale Boggs, Jr., chairman of Patton Boggs LLP, will be honored by the Washington Business Hall of Fame tomorrow evening for his outstanding business leadership and significant contributions to the quality of life in the National Capital Area.
WHEN: Tuesday, December 4, from 6-9:30 p.m.
WHERE: Washington Hilton
1919 Connecticut Avenue, NW
WHO: Ed Grenier, President and CEO, Junior Achievement of Greater Washington and Robert P. Pincus, Vice Chairman, EagleBank,Chair, 2012 Washington Business Hall of Fame
BACKGROUND: Founded in 1988 by Junior Achievement of Greater Washington, The Greater Washington Board of Trade and The Washingtonian, the Washington Business Hall of Fame brings together more than 1,000 business and civic leaders each year to honor new inductees and raise funds to support Junior Achievement (JA). JA is the world’s largest organization dedicated to educating youth about financial literacy, work readiness, and entrepreneurship through experiential, hands-on programs.
For 46 years, Mr. Boggs has practiced at Patton Boggs, a leader in public policy, litigation and business law, and a firm with deep bipartisan roots in the U.S. political arena. During his time with the firm he built the nation’s leading practice assisting clients in the areas where government and business intersect. Having been named to The National Law Journal’s list of the top 100 lawyers in the United States every year since the list’s inception, he is widely viewed as one of the most effective and creative lawyers in Washington.