Pro Bono

 

HONOR ROLL OF 
PRO BONO SERVICE PROVIDERS IN THE
NORTHERN DISTRICT OF NEW YORK U.S. BANKRUPTCY COURT
 
October 1, 2017 to December 31, 2017
  

Chief Judge Margaret Cangilos-Ruiz, Judge Diane Davis and Judge Robert E. Littlefield thank the attorneys and student practitioners listed below for their public service to parties in need of representation in the bankruptcy court.  Four attorneys performed pro bono services in three of more cases, namely: Marc Ehrlich (5); Michael Jude O'Connor (10); Michael Toomey (3) and Jonathan D. Warner (5).

Across our district and in all three divisions combined, twenty-eight attorneys assisted parties in fifty-nine cases.  In addition, Adjunct Professor Lee E. Woodard supervised eight student practitioners representing debtors through the Syracuse University College of Law Bankruptcy Clinic.  A special thank you to Attorney Woodard and his student advocates for their exceptional work in doing the public good.

The New York State Bar Association is calling for nominations for the 28th annual President's Pro Bono Service Awards.  The award recipients will be feted at a luncheon on May 1, 2018 at the bar association offices in Albany, New York.  If you have an attorney you wish to nominate for this pretigious award, you can find the information and nomination form at http://www.nysba.org/PBawards/

 
 
Kim F. Lefebvre, Clerk of Court