Houston, TX (Law Firm Newswire) November 2, 2018 - On October 27th, Unlikely Heroes held its 6th Annual Recognizing Heroes awards dinner and gala, honoring Ajamie LLP’s Ryan van Steenis with a Legacy Award for his outstanding contributions to the organization as a member of its Board of Directors. The sold-out charity benefit was held at the Dallas Ritz-Carlton, and featured a live performance by multi-platinum, country music superstar, Sara Evans, a silent auction and an exclusive VIP celebrity meet-and-greet.
In presenting its Legacy Award to Mr. van Steenis, Unlikely Heroes issued the following statement: “Without complaint, [Ryan] has tirelessly made significant contributions to Unlikely Heroes’ mission to rescue, restore, and rehabilitate child victims of sex-trafficking around the world by providing sound legal counsel, advice, and encouragement. We are privileged to honor him with the well-deserved Legacy Award.”
Currently operating seven homes in four countries, including one home in the United States, Unlikely Heroes is a 501c3, privately-funded, non-profit that exists to rescue, restore and rehabilitate child victims out of sex slavery. Every year, its annual awards dinner raises money to provide safe housing, medical care, legal assistance, case management, life skills, job training, education, and therapeutic treatment services to every single child they rescue. For more information about Unlikely Heroes, visit www.unlikelyheroes.com.
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Ajamie LLP is a unique, boutique litigation law firm with a proven track record of large recoveries for victims of financial fraud at trials and arbitrations as well as a long history of defending corporations in complex commercial litigation. The firm is also widely recognized for providing cross-border representation in complex business litigation matters and has the skills and resources to represent clients worldwide.