Wayne County Bar Association Receives PBA Ernico Award
Monday, March 19, 2012
- Organization: Pennsylvania Bar Association
The Wayne County Bar Association (WCBA) was recently presented with the Pennsylvania Bar Association Ernico Award for calling upon all of its members to provide pro bono representation. In 2009, WCBA approved implementation of the 100 percent pro bono participation pledge based on a recommendation by its Pro Bono Committee.
The Ernico Award, named to celebrate the pro bono accomplishments of Harrisburg lawyer Jeffrey A. Ernico, is presented by the Pennsylvania Bar Association Legal Services to the Public Committee. The award honors individuals and groups providing unique services that significantly improve legal services for low-income individuals and families.