Houston attorney Randall O. Sorrels (right) accepts the
Platinum Award during ceremonies at the 2008 Houston International Film Festival. The firm of Abraham, Watkins, Nichols, Sorrels, Agosto & Friend commissioned filmmaker
and TV journalist Dan O'Rourke (left) to produce and direct
"The Pledge" on behalf of a Houston family whose son was victimized in a college fraternity hazing. The film is becoming required viewing on college campuses across the United States.