Seeking Nominations for 2005 Louis M. Brown Award for Legal Access

Friday, November 12, 2004

The ABA Standing Committee on the Delivery of Legal Services is seeking nominations for the 2005 Louis M. Brown Award for Legal Access. The Award recognizes programs and projects that have made substantial contributions toward meeting the legal needs of people with moderate incomes. The Delivery Committee is particularly interested in honoring programs that advance innovative notions such as preventive law, pro se support and unbundled legal services.

Details about the Award and the nomination process are online at Note the Committee encourages self-nomination. The entry deadline for the 2005 Award is December 3, 2004.

The Award recipient and those receiving meritorious recognition will be honored at the ABA Midyear Meeting in Salt Lake City on February 11, 2005. In addition, all suitable entries are listed in the Committee's annual publication, Profiles of Moderate Income Delivery Programs.

Please direct any questions regarding the Award to Will Hornsby, Staff Counsel, ABA Division for Legal Services by e-mail at, or by phone 312/988-5761.