Lisa Donahue, managing director and global leader of Turnaround and Restructuring Services for AlixPartners, has received the 2015 Her Justice Award in recognition of her lifetime commitment to the ideal of access to justice for all individuals.
Donahue has been a board member of Her Justice for six years and is now a member of the Senior Advisory Board. She has served as co-chair of the benefit committee, honorary chair of the benefit committee, and has been deeply involved in the organization’s fundraising efforts.
Her Justice provides free legal services to women in domestic crisis, and engages the talent and resources of New York City’s law firms, bringing together committed lawyers and determined women to secure life-changing results with family law, divorce and immigration matters.
“As an advisor to businesses, Lisa helps companies in very difficult situations to make things better, even when the odds are long and stacked against them,” said Fred Crawford, chief executive officer of AlixPartners, “We witness Lisa do great work for our clients every day and she brings the same passion and commitment to her work with Her Justice. We are proud of her and offer our warmest congratulations.”