Nominations Due for the Nineteenth Annual Legal Services Awards
Monday, March 24, 2008
- Organization: New York City Bar Association
Nineteenth Annual Legal Services Awards
The New York City Bar Association is now soliciting nominations for the Nineteenth Annual Legal Services Awards. The awards recognize outstanding efforts of those who have been working full time in providing direct legal services to low income clients. The Association will honor the winners at a reception on May 15th.
People eligible for this award are:
• Attorneys who have, for an extended period during their career, devoted themselves full time to the direct provision of free
legal services to indigent persons.
In addition, the Legal Services Awards Committee, which sponsors the award, will consider making an award to:
• Nonlawyers who have, for an extended period during their career, devoted themselves to and supported the process of
providing free legal services to indigent persons, also on a full-time basis.
If you would like to nominate someone to receive a Legal Services Award, please complete the nomination form available online or you may print it out and mail it to the Legal Services Awards Committee, Executive Director's Office, New York City Bar, 42 West 44th Street, New York, NY 10036, or via fax at (212) 398-6634.
Please go to http://www.nycbar.org/LegalServices.htm for more information or contact Gabrielle Brown at the Association, (212) 382-6624 or email: firstname.lastname@example.org. Nominations are due Monday, March 31st.