Legal Services NYC recognized Ilise Alba, Nathaniel Birdsall, Evan Citron, Lawrence Elbaum, Klaus Eppler, Brian Friedman, Pauline Kim, Jeffrey Levitan, Lisa Stern, Earl White, and Elise Yablonski for their work providing critical legal representation to low income New Yorkers.
At the fourth annual Golden Gavel Awards, 48 individuals from 11 offices were honored for their outstanding service to pro bono clients. Former Proskauer Chairman Allen I. Fagin, who founded the firm’s Pro Bono Initiative five years ago, was also presented a special award for his leadership. Our 2010 Golden Gavel recipients: Christopher D. Ahn, Andrea N. Anderson, Timothy R. Bachman, Meredith Bailey, Rebecca N. Barnes, Noemi A. Blasutta, Michael J. Ciaccio, Evan B. Citron, Gregory J. Couillou, Sylvia Dallas, Jonathan G. Ellison, Pablo Franco, Susan D. Friedfel, Angela Frontiera, Cristina Godinez, Gabriel Grossman, Edna Guerrasio, Richard I. Haddad, Andrew L. Hoffman, Caroline Huber, John Ingrassia, Scott S. Jones, Pauline S. Kim, Stacey P. Klein, Francis D. Landrey, Rachelle L. Laroche, Christine G. Lazatin, Heather G. Magier, Elizabeth M. Mills, Ivania Munguia, Brian S. Neulander, Megha Parekh, Patti Phillips, John W. Pint, Sarah Reisman, Jennifer L. Roche, David Rowan, Vanessa Ruffa, Mark A. Saloman, Peter J.W. Sherwin, S. Montaye Sigmon, Suzanne E. Solomon, Philip M. Susswein, Yuval Tal, Nicholas Vasquez, Thomas G. Wright, Richard J. Zall, and M. David Zurndorfer.