Thursday, May. 23, 2013
Call for Adams Pro Bono Publico Awards nominations
Deadline is Monday, July 1
To recognize outstanding commitment to
volunteer legal services for the poor and disadvantaged, the
Supreme Judicial Court's Standing Committee on Pro Bono Legal
Services is seeking nominations for the 2013 Adams Pro Bono
Publico Awards. The deadline for nominations is Monday,
The awards will be presented in a
ceremony at the John Adams Courthouse on Wednesday, Oct. 23, in
conjunction with the American Bar Association's recognition of
National Pro Bono Week.
Nominations should be submitted to: Robert C. Sacco, Esq., The
2013 Adams Pro Bono Publico Awards, c/o Lyon & Fitzpatrick LLP,
14 Bobala Road, Fourth Floor, Holyoke, MA 01040 or [e-mail rsacco].
Contact Carol Lev at (617) 557-1074 or [e-mail carol.lev]
Nominations submitted in 2012 remain active for
consideration in the 2013 awards program provided that the
nominating party submits a letter restating the intent to nominate
the candidate and updating the narrative with any relevant
information. Eligibility for the awards has been expanded this year
to include law schools and law students.