Pro Bono

 

HONOR ROLL OF ATTORNEYS
PROVIDING PRO BONO SERVICES IN THE
NORTHERN DISTRICT OF NEW YORK U.S. BANKRUPTCY COURT
 
January 1, 2016 to March 31, 2016
  
 
Chief Judge Margaret Cangilos-Ruiz, Judge Robert E. Littlefield and Judge Diane Davis acknowledge and thank the attorneys listed below for their public service to the community, including parties in need of representation in the bankruptcy court. 
 
During the three months noted, nineteen (19) attorneys rendered pro bono services in thirty-four (34) cases.  Four attorneys performed pro bono services in three or more cases, namely:  M. Lettie Dickerson (4); Christian H. Dribusch (3); Michael Jude O'Connor (4); and Michael Toomey (4).  These public-spirited attorneys offered their services gratis in forty-four percent (44%) of the pro bono cases filed in the district. 
 
The listed attorneys filed at least one pro bono petition, represented a pro se party for a particular matter in a case, served as a mediator or volunteered time for The Legal Project or another sponsored bankruptcy clinic.
 
 
Kim F. Lefebvre, Clerk of Court