Porpoise Evans, speaker at 30th Annual Wiley Branton Symposium Agenda

Porpoise Evans, a partner at PBYA, was a featured panelist at the welcome plenary session with the 30th Annual Wiley Branton Symposium on October 31, 2019. The topic of conversation centered around modern issues in housing and employment.

The National Bar Association has honors the achievements of Wiley Branton through this annual event.

Wiley A. Branton, Sr. was an extraordinary man whose life embodied civil rights advocacy of the highest order.


Each year, approximately 800 to 1,000 attorneys and business leaders attend this event to honor recipients of the Branton Award. This award is presented to members of the legal and civil rights advocacy community whose lifetime efforts exemplify Branton’s deep commitment to pro bono service that is at the heart of the Committee’s mission.