State Bar Association Honors VOLS Firms

February 1, 2016

Eight of Ten Law Firms Honored by State Bar Association Participate in VOLS' Projects


On January 28, 2016, the New York State Bar Association (NYSBA) honored ten law firms for their outstanding commitment to pro bono services as part of the Empire State Counsel program at the annual Justice for All Luncheon. We are proud that eight of the ten firms that received this distinguished honor have participated in VOLS' Projects:


Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP, Platinum Honoree - Children's Project, Unemployment Project, Elderly Project

Sullivan & Cromwell LLP, Platinum Honoree - Children's Project

Proskauer Rose LLP, Platinum Honoree - Microenterprise Project, Children's Project

Weil Gotshal & Manges LLP, Gold Honoree - Elderly Project, Immigration Project

Davis Polk & Wardwell LLP, Gold Honoree - Elderly Project, Incarcerated Mothers Law Project

Hughes Hubbard and Reed LLP, Gold Honoree - Children's Project, Elderly Project

White & Case LLP, Silver Honoree - Microenterprise Project, Children's Project

Orrick, Herrington & Sutcliffe LLP, Bronze Honoree - Microenterprise Project, Elderly Project


We salute these firms and their pro bono lawyers, who, together, provided thousands of hours of pro bono legal assistance to low-income New Yorkers in need in 2015.