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31st Annual Mary Philbrook Public Interest Awards

  • Awards and Recognition

Thursday, October 20, 6:00 pm - 9:00 p.m.
Rutgers University-Camden in the Campus Center Multi-Purpose Room

Sponsored by the Women’s Law Caucus, the Association for Public Interest Law, the Rutgers Law–Camden Alumni Association, and the Camden County Bar Association, the Mary Philbrook Public Interest Award celebration is a 31-year tradition at Rutgers Law School's Camden location.

This year's honoree is Michael Taub, Esq., director, Homeless Advocacy Project’s Veterans Project, the only legal assistance program in Philadelphia that specifically targets homeless veterans. In addition, Rutgers Law student and veteran Joshua Piccoli, who died last year, will be memorialized and remarks will be offered regarding Rutgers University–Camden's recent designation as a Purple Heart University.

Tickets to the event, which includes a short formal program to start the evening, followed by a catered reception, are $35 for general admission and $20 for students, law graduates from the Classes of  '15 and '16, and staff. Online Registration is now available.

Sponsorships are available at the $500 or $1,000 level and include digital and onsite recognition. For more information, contact Rutgers Law School Associate Dean for Pro Bono and Public Interest Jill Friedman at