The ABA Standing Committee on Pro Bono and Public Service will hold the 2017 Pro Bono Publico Awards Luncheon on August 12, 2017 during the ABA Annual Meeting in New York City.
“The Pro Bono Publico Awards program seeks to identify and honor individual lawyers and small and large law firms, government attorney offices, corporate law departments and other institutions in the legal profession that have enhanced the human dignity of others by improving or delivering volunteer legal services to our nation’s poor and disadvantaged. These services are of critical importance to the increasing number of people in this country living in a state of poverty who are in need of legal representation to improve their lives.” -From the ABA Standing Committee on Pro Bono and Public Service Pro Bono Publico Website
For 2017, the Standing Committee on Pro Bono and Public Service announced the following five recipients of the Pro Bono Publico Award:
Visit the Pro Bono Publico Awards site here for additional information!