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Winter Receives Ole Miss Women’s Council Legacy Award
April 21, 2012

The Honorable William F. Winter, special counsel in the firm's Government Relations Practice Group, recently received the Ole Miss Women’s Council Legacy Award. This award was created to recognize individuals who epitomize the Council’s goals of philanthropy, leadership, and mentorship. Former Governor William Winter was presented this award in Oxford, Mississippi on Saturday, April 21, 2012 at the Overby Center. He has long championed racial equality and educational opportunities in Mississippi, the region and beyond. He has mentored countless young people through landmark education reform, which passed while he was in the Governor’s Office. Elise Winter also received this award for her many years of community service.