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Pennsylvania Bar Association Seeks Nominations for 2020 Pro Bono Awards

PA Bar Association logoThe Pennsylvania Bar Association (PBA) has announced the opening of the nomination period for the Annual Pro Bono Awards of the PBA’s Legal Service to the Public Committee.

This year marks the 33rd year that the committee has sought individual award nominees. It is also the sixteenth year for both the Judges Award, now named the Chief Justice Ronald D. Castille Award, and the Civil Legal Aid Attorney of the Year Award, given respectively, to a judge and a legal services attorney selected by the committee in recognition of exceptional contributions to improving civil legal aid in the commonwealth. 2020 also marks the tenth year for the Pro Bono Partner Award to a non-attorney who supports legal services to the needy.

Nominations can be made online on the Pro Bono Awards page of the PBA website. The deadline for nominations is December 20, 2019.

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