Lincoln County Volunteer Attorney Receives Pro Bono Award
Monday, May 21, 2012
- Organization: Legal Aid of North Carolina - Gastonia Office
Jennifer M. Hames is the recipient of the Volunteer Lawyers Program 2011 Service Award in Lincoln County. Ms. Hames is an associate at The Jonas Law Firm in Lincolnton.
Becki Lowder, Coordinator for the Volunteer Lawyers Program in the Legal Aid of North Carolina's Gastonia office, presented the award at the weekly bar meeting on Thursday, April 26.
A member of the Lincoln County Bar, Hames serves as the president of the Judicial District 27B bar. She provided family law service to pro bono clients referred to her from her local Volunteer Lawyers Program. Hames, a graduate of Campbell University School of Law, also serves on the Legal Aid Council in the Gastonia service area. She has worked with the Jonas firm since 2008.