2019 Robert M. Dell Prize for Extraordinary Pro Bono Service

San Francisco Litigation & Trial partner Bob Sims recognized as a steadfast advocate for social justice around the globe.


Since joining Latham as a lateral partner in 2002, Bob Sims has worked on more than 100 pro bono matters, including helping victims of human trafficking and advising the government of South Sudan on its constitution. Most recently, he co-led a team in a class-action lawsuit that abolished pre-arraignment cash bail and led to significant criminal justice reform in San Francisco.

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