Steve Banks Honored By Legal Aid Staff and Board
MONDAY, JUNE 02, 2014

Steven Banks (center) was honored by 150 members of the Legal Aid Board and staff at a special reception at Davis Polk & Wardwell LLP on May 27. Steve became the Commissioner of the New York City Human Resources Administration after serving as the Attorney-in-Chief of The Legal Aid Society for 10 years. His Legal Aid career spanned 33 years.

Left to right: Randy Mastro, a Vice Chair of the Society and a partner at Gibson Dunn & Crutcher LLP; Blaine (Fin) V. Fogg, Legal Aid President and of Counsel at Skadden Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP; Daniel Kolb, a Vice Chairman of the Society and a partner at Davis Polk & Wardwell LLP; Chief Judge Jonathan Lippman of the State of New York; Banks; Helaine Barnett; Richard J. Davis, Legal Aid Chairman; Chief Administrative Judge A. Gail Prudenti; and Seymour James, Attorney-in-Charge of the Criminal Practice of The Legal Aid Society. This photograph appeared in the New York Law Journal May 30.