NYC Bar Seeks Nominations for Annual Legal Services Awards
Friday, February 19, 2010
- Organization: NYC Bar
- Source: New York > Corporate Counsel Pro Bono Coordinators
The New York City Bar Association is now soliciting nominations for the Twenty-first Annual Legal Services Awards. Sponsored by the Legal Services Awards Committee, the Association will present up to five awards to winners working full time in providing direct legal services to low income clients. The Association will honor the winners at a reception in May.
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 will consider making an award to:
• Nonlawyers who have, full time and for an extended period during their career, devoted themselves to and supported the process of providing free legal services to indigent persons.
If you would like to nominate someone to receive a Legal Services Award, please complete the enclosed nomination form and a) email in PDF form to firstname.lastname@example.org, b) fax to 212-398-6634 or c) mail it to the Legal Services Awards Committee, Executive Director’s Office, New York City Bar, 42 West 44th Street, New York, NY 10036. For more information contact Gabrielle Brown at the Association, (212) 382-6624 or email: email@example.com. Nominations are due Monday, March 29, 2010.
Thank you for your assistance.