NYLPI Presents Felix A. Fishman Awards for Extraordinary Advocacy
Tuesday, October 16, 2012
- Organization: Pro Bono Net
On November 15, 2012, New York Lawyers for the Public Interest will present the Tenth Annual Felix A. Fishman Awards for Extraordinary Advocacy at the New York City Bar Association. Named for the distinguised lawyer and longtime trustee and director of the Henry & Lucy Moses Fund, the Felix A. Fishman awards honor two individuals each year for their outstanding contributions to expanding access to justice.
This year's honorees are Marilyn Saviola, Vice President, Advocacy and the Women's Health Access Program at Independence Care System, and Carolyn Silver, Director of the Legal Advocacy & Organizing Department of Lenox Hill Neighborhood House.