RECOGNITION OF ATTORNEYS
OFFERING PRO BONO SERVICES IN THE
NORTHERN DISTRICT OF NEW YORK U.S. BANKRUPTCY COURT
July 1, 2014 to September 30, 2014
Chief Judge Robert E. Littlefield, Judge Margaret Cangilos-Ruiz and Judge Diane Davis acknowledge and thank the attorneys listed below for their public service to parties needing representation in bankruptcy court.
During these three months, twenty-five attorneys rendered pro bono services in fifty-one cases. Seven attorneys performed pro bono services in three or more cases, namely: Paula M. Barbaruolo (3); Marc S. Ehrlich (4); Susan N. Esce (3); Lindy M. Madill (4); R. Thomas Miller (5); Michael Jude O'Connor (5); and Michael Toomey (6). These public-spirited attorneys offered their services gratis in fifty-nine percent (59%) of the cases filed pro bono 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