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Nomination Deadline for the ABA Pro Bono Publico Awards is March 8th

Monday, March 04, 2013

  • Organization: ABA Center for Pro Bono

The ABA Pro Bono Publico Awards, given each year at the ABA Annual Meeting, highlight individuals and organizations who demonstrate outstanding commitment to volunteer legal services for the poor and disadvantaged. Nominations are currently being accepted until this Friday, March 8. Please consider nominating an eligible attorney or institution this year. Nomination forms are online.

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Pat Layden, a private practitioner in McAlester, Oklahoma, has volunteered many hours to promote equal access to justice in Oklahoma. He served Legal Aid Services of Oklahoma Inc. as Board member and past President of the Board and as a pro bono attorney. Pro Bono Net thanks Legal Aid Services of Oklahama (LASO) for sharing this inspiring volunteer story about his work on a hotly contested child custody case where a young mother, with a critically ill infant was involved in a custody battle over her one–year old daughter. LEARN MORE

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