Recognized for 50 hours or more in pro bono service in 2018
WASHINGTON, D.C. – April 11, 2019 — Global law firm Greenberg Traurig, LLP qualified for recognition on the 2018 Capital Pro Bono Honor Roll, an effort organized by the District of Columbia Courts in partnership with the D.C. Access to Justice Commission and the D.C. Bar Pro Bono Center. The Honor Roll recognizes attorneys who have contributed 50 or more hours of pro bono work by providing free legal services to D.C. residents living in poverty and to small businesses and community-based nonprofits.
“We are proud to be included in the Capital Pro Bono Honor Roll. Greenberg Traurig has a longstanding commitment to pro bono service,” noted a joint statement from the firm’s Washington, D.C. Co-Managing Shareholders Laura Metcoff Klaus and Robert Mangas. “This recognition reflects the deeply gratifying work our attorneys have done for disadvantaged people within our Washington, D.C. community.”
About Greenberg Traurig’s Pro Bono Program: Greenberg Traurig lawyers across the firm’s offices provide pro bono legal services to the indigent and working poor, as well as to numerous civic and charitable organizations dedicated to assisting them. The firm focuses its resources on specialized and interrelated issues including civil rights and affirmative action, anti-human trafficking, family law matters, children’s rights, criminal appeals, immigration and political asylum, housing, and homelessness.
About Greenberg Traurig, LLP: Greenberg Traurig, LLP (GT) has more than 2,000 attorneys in 39 offices in the United States, Latin America, Europe, Asia, and the Middle East. GT has been recognized for its philanthropic giving, diversity, and innovation, and is consistently among the largest firms in the U.S. on the Law360 400 and among the Top 20 on the Am Law Global 100. Web: http://www.gtlaw.com Twitter: @GT_Law.