Feb. 2, 2017
The Ohio Legal Assistance Foundation
Presidential Award is presented annually to law
firms or individuals who have made outstanding efforts in improving access to
justice through pro bono or volunteer service.
recipients include Paul D. Hancock (2016), Hon. Colleen Falkowski (2015) and
GE Aviation Legal Department (2014).
for the award are now open. If you would like to nominate an individual
or organization for outstanding efforts in improving access to justice through
pro bono or volunteer service, please do so by email to firstname.lastname@example.org
no later than Friday,
March 3, 2017, at 5 p.m.
nomination should include the name or names of the individual or organization
you are nominating and a brief statement (no more than 250 words) of why this
individual or organization should be selected. You may submit more than
one nomination. Letters of recommendation are welcomed but not required.
Foundation Board President will review all nominations and make a final
will be presented on the afternoon of Wednesday, April 28, 2017, during the Ohio
State Bar Association Council of Delegates
meeting in Columbus, Ohio.