WilmerHale associates Joseph Yu and Cyndy Chueh provided crucial pro bono assistance in an adoption matter referred by the Bronx Lab School through VOLS' Children's Project.
Pro Bono Net Article: Firm Helps Pro Bono Clients Become New Parents in Adoption Case
Through VOLS' Microenterprise Project, Queens Economic Development Corporation got pro bono legal assistance from Katten Muchin Rosenman to secure the rights to the Ramones’ song “Rockaway Beach” for an ad campaign to bring New Yorkers back to the Rockaways after Hurricane Sandy.
New York Law Journal Article: VOLS Firms Meet Pro Bono 2012 Pledge
Nelson Gutierrez, the paralegal in VOLS' Elderly Project, appeared on the front page of the New York Law Journal in June, 2012, along with other recipients of the City Bar's Civil Legal Services Award for 2012. Nelson received the award for "outstanding civil legal assistance to New York City's poor."
New York Law Journal Article: City Bar Presents Legal Services Awards