Patterson Belknap Is The First Recipient Of The Honorable Jonathan Lippman New York Pro Bono Publico & Public Service Law Firm Award
THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 12, 2015
With Chief Judge Jonathan Lippman at The Legal Aid Society 2015 Pro Bono Publico Ceremony are (from left) Louis Sartori, Director of the Pro Bono Program at Legal Aid ; Fin Fogg, Legal Aid President; Chief Judge Lipmann; Eugene Gelernter, co-Chair of Patterson Belknap’s Pro Bono Committee; Lisa E. Cleary, co-Chair and Managing Partner of Patterson, Belknap, Webb & Tyler; Richard J. Davis, Legal Aid Chairman; and Seymour W. James, Attorney-in-Chief.

During the annual Pro Bono Publico Awards ceremony, The Legal Aid Society announced The Honorable Jonathan Lippman New York Pro Bono Publico & Public Service Law Firm Award to be presented annually to the law firm whose exceptional pro bono commitment to The Legal Aid Society and its clients has furthered Judge Lippman’s goal of “Making Equal Justice For All Not Just An Ideal, But Truly A Reality In Our Great State.” The first winner of the award is Patterson, Belknap, Webb & Tyler.