Good deeds earn recognition
The Chicago Daily Law Bulletin
For people concerned about both legal aid funding and those who need access to the justice system, attorney Cynthia A. Wilson offers a message.
“Help is on the way,” said Wilson, a clinical associate professor at Northwestern University School of Law. “Everyday, I and my colleagues work with smart, committed, hard-working students and they are outraged about the lack of access to justice for low-income people and they are willing to find innovative ways to tackle this problem.”
Wilson, along with eight other lawyers, received pro bono and public service awards Tuesday at The Chicago Bar Association and the Chicago Bar Foundation 14th annual Pro Bono and Public Service Awards Luncheon. About 700 people attended the event. Read more. . .