Saul Ewing Baltimore Office Wins Two Prestigious Awards for Pro Bono Services
Saul Ewing LLP, a full-service law firm with more than 270 lawyers in 11 East Coast offices, today announced that it has been selected to receive two prestigious awards for its pro bono program in Baltimore, Maryland.
The Maryland State Bar Association Young Lawyers’ Section selected the firm as the recipient of the 2017 YLS Community & Public Service Award, for the Law Firm category. This award was presented at the organization’s annual charity event on April 7, 2017. In addition, the firm has been selected to receive the 2017 Law Firm Maryland Pro Bono Service Award from the Pro Bono Resource Center of Maryland, the pro bono arm of the Maryland State Bar Association. The awards ceremony will be held at the Maryland State Bar Association’s Annual Meeting on June 17, 2017 at the Clarion Resort Fontainebleau Hotel.
Saul Ewing’s nomination in these categories recognized the many hours of pro bono service the firm’s attorneys engaged in during the past year. Specifically, the Baltimore office achieved 98% participation in the firm’s pro bono initiative and provided pro bono services valued at $1,108,878 in 2016.