Mary Korby received the Sarah T. Hughes Women Lawyers of Achievement Award presented by the Women and the Law Section of the State Bar of Texas. The award honors the accomplishments of women who have achieved outstanding recognition in their professional area and influenced the success of other female attorneys.
Korby is a corporate partner in the Dallas office of Weil, Gotschal & Manges LLP where she focuses on mergers and acquisitions. She has been included in multiple state, national, and international “best lawyers” lists, and has represented multiple high-profile clients during corporate sales valued in the billions of dollars.
The first female federal judge in Texas, Sarah T. Hughes is widely recognized for administering the oath of office to Lyndon Johnson aboard Air Force One.