One Month Left For Nominations for the 2017 CPBO Pro Bono Partner Award
Time is running out to submit Pro Bono Partner Award Nominations for 2017. Until April 21, CPBO is accepting nominations for the 2017 CPBO Pro Bono Partner Award. The award recognizes innovative team approaches to pro bono work involving in-house legal departments, law firms, and public interest groups. Nominated partnerships must include at least one legal department and one or more law firms and/or public interest group partners. CPBO may present two awards: (1) to a partnership that includes a legal department of 50 or more lawyers; and (2) to a partnership that includes a legal department of 49 or less lawyers.
The award will be presented at the Pro Bono Institute Annual Dinner in New York City on September 28, 2017.
The 2016 recipients were:
- CPBO Pro Bono Partner Award – Large Law: Entergy Corporation**, in partnership with the Louisiana Civil Justice Center (LCJC) and the Orleans Parish Civil District Court.
A full list of previous award winners can be found here. To nominate a pro bono partnership, please complete a nomination form and submit a letter of nomination no later than April 21, 2017.