The Litigation Counsel of America has honored Shook Partner Richard (Chip) Sander with its Peter Perlman Award. The award recognizes LCA Fellows who contribute in meaningful ways to society by giving back their time and resources in an effort to improve the lives of others. The award was presented to Sander at the 2017 Fall Conference & Celebration of Fellows held in Miami Beach, Florida, October 18-20, 2017.
For several years, Sander has served as a member of the Board of Directors of the Epilepsy Foundation of Colorado and has chaired a committee of the Board. Sander is passionate about furthering the mission of the Epilepsy Foundation of Colorado to overcome the challenges of living with epilepsy and to accelerate therapies to stop seizures, find cures and save lives. Sander has also served Colorado youth as a Big Brother and has been a coach for more than 20 seasons of youth basketball, soccer and lacrosse.
The LCA is a trial lawyer honorary society composed of less than one-half of one percent of American lawyers.